Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2012] All ER (D) 141 (Aug)
Neutral Citation: [2012] EWCA Crim 1967
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Irwin and Nicola Davies DBE JJ (judgment delivered extempore)

Representation Adrian Amer (instructed by Selby Dixon Solicitors, Oxford) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 24 August 2012

Catchwords

Sentence - Custodial sentence - Possession with intent to supply class 'A' drug - Defendant being guilty of two counts of possession with intent to supply class 'A' drugs - Five year concurrent custodial sentences being imposed - Defendant appealing - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.

The Case

Sentence Custodial sentence. The Court of Appeal, Criminal Division, in dismissing the defendant's appeal against sentence following conviction for two counts of possession of a class 'A' drug with intent to supply, held that the sentence imposed by the sentencing judge had not been wrong or manifestly excessive.

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