Practice and Procedure

ATTORNEY-GENERAL'S REFERENCES (NOS.86, 87 AND 88 OF 2001) SUB NOM R V (1) H (2) S (3) M (2001)

PUBLISHED November 23, 2001

[2001] EWCA Crim 2669

Sentences of two years' detention in a young offender institution and a community punishment and rehabilitation order of 100 hours and a 12 months respectively for a robbery of an off-licence were unduly lenient. The sentences were quashed and substituted with a term of three years and 18 months respectively.

CA (Crim Div) (Mantell LJ, Gibbs J)