Practice and Procedure

ATTORNEY GENERAL'S REFERENCE (No.7 of 2010) sub nom R v SP (2010)

PUBLISHED April 29, 2010

[2010] EWCA Crim 1064

A community punishment and rehabilitation order imposed on a 17-year-old who had pleaded guilty to wounding with intent after carrying out a premeditated attack with a hammer was unduly lenient. It was replaced with a detention and training order of 18 months.

CA (Crim Div) (Lord Judge LCJ, David Clarke J, Lloyd Jones J)