Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2011] All ER (D) 230 (Jan)
Neutral Citation: [2011] EWCA Crim 170
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

Pitchford LJ, Sweeney J and the Recorder of Croydon (judgment delivered extempore)

Representation Daniel Higgins (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 28 January 2011


Sentence - Imprisonment - Length of sentence - Inciting child to engage in sexual activity - Making indecent photographs of a child - Sentence of 27 months' imprisonment being imposed - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

Sentence Imprisonment. The Court of Appeal, Criminal Division, allowed the defendant's appeal against sentence where insufficient regard had been paid to totality and reduced a sentence of 27 months' imprisonment to 17 months' imprisonment for inciting a child to engage in sexual activity and for making indecent photographs of a child.

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