Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 297 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWHC 2574 (QB)
Court: Queen's Bench Division
Judge:

Davis J

Judgment Dates: 23 November 2005

Catchwords

Sentence - Mandatory life sentence - Murder - Minimum term - Whether offender's minimum term ought to be reduced - , Sch 22, para 3.

The Case

Having regard to representations made on the offender's behalf, the appropriate minimum term in respect of an offence where the offender murdered a 66-year-old invalid during the course of a night time burglary was 13 years.

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