Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2006] All ER (D) 123 (Apr)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Rose LJ, Leveson and Fulford JJ

Representation Ciaran Rankin (instructed by Yates Ardern) for the offender.
  Zoe Johnson (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Attorney General.
Judgment Dates: 10 April 2006


Sentence - Custodial sentence - Seriousness of offence - Robbery - Wounding with intent - Prison overcrowding - Whether offence of such gravity that substantial custodial sentence required - Whether prison overcrowding being a material factor in sentencing for grave offence - Whether sentence unduly lenient.

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