Practice and Procedure

ATTORNEY GENERAL'S REFERENCE (NO. 58 OF 2007) sub nom R v S (2007)

PUBLISHED July 5, 2007

[2007] EWCA Crim 2057

A non-custodial sentence for an offence of arson being reckless as to whether life was endangered was unduly lenient since it failed to reflect the gravity of the offence and the level of damage caused.

CA (Crim Div) (Hallett LJ, Silber J, Wilkie J)