Practice and Procedure

R V (1) C (2) S (2000)

PUBLISHED February 11, 2000

In appeals by both appellants against 12-month sentences for cruelty to children, having regard to all the circumstances of the case including the fact that as a consequence of the neglect one of the children died, such sentences would not be regarded as manifestly excessive or wrong and the appeals of both appellants were dismissed.

CA (Crim Div) (Rose LJ, Potts J, Curtis J)