Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 533 (Jul)
Court: Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Judge:

Gibbs and Henriques JJ

Representation Peter Holden (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 30 July 2002

Catchwords

Sentencing - Assault occasioning actual bodily harm - Custodial sentence - Judge indicating to counsel that non-custodial sentence would be passed for guilty plea - Defendant pleading guilty - Judge sentencing defendant to two years' imprisonment - Whether non-custodial sentence should have been passed because of judge's remarks.

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