Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2007] All ER (D) 204 (Jun)
Neutral Citation: [2007] EWHC 1440 (QB)
Court: Queen's Bench Division

Tomlinson J

Judgment Dates: 20 June 2007


Sentence - Mandatory life sentence - Murder - Minimum term - Application for review - Appropriate minimum term - Criminal Justice 2003, Sch 22, para 3.

The Case

Sentence Mandatory life sentence. The offender's minimum term of 13 years remained the same, less the 6 months and 25 days that he had spent in custody on remand, following a review of the tariff pursuant to para3 of Sch22 to the in respect of a murder of the deceased in which the offender had disarmed the deceased of his knife and then fatally stabbed him with it.

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