Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 155 (Sep)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Crim 2124
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Hunt and Davis JJ

Representation Steven Pidcock (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 13 September 2002


Sentencing - Assault occasioning actual bodily harm - Custodial threshold - Aggravating and mitigating features - Whether sentence wrong in principle or manifestly excessive.

The Case

The defendant's sentence of eight months' imprisonment for an offence of assault occasioning actual bodily harm was not wrong in principle or manifestly excessive in the circumstances.

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