Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 116 (Sep)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Kay LJ, Bell and Silber JJ

Representation Isabel Dakyns (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 20 September 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Robbery - Young offender - Custodial sentence - Disparity - Defendant having good character - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

The defendant's sentence of six months' detention in secure accommodation for robbery was manifestly excessive in the circumstances.

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