|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 389 (Nov)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division|
Scott Baker LJ, Gross J and the Recorder of Cardiff
|Representation||Richard Boateng, solicitor advocate (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.|
|Sally Fudge (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the Crown.|
|Judgment Dates:||29 November 2005|
Sentence - Custodial sentence - Reasons for imposing custodial sentence - Whether judge raising legitimate expectation that community penalty would be imposed - Whether proper for court to reduce custodial sentence imposed on ground of legitimate expectation.