Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 127 (Sep)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Astill and Roderick-Evans JJ

Representation Ian Halliday (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 23 September 2002


Sentencing - Assault with intent to rob - Aggravating and mitigating features - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

In the circumstances, a sentence of six years' imprisonment for assault with intent to rob was excessive and would be substituted by a sentence of five years' imprisonment.

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