Imposing a conditional or absolute discharge, because the criminalisation of consensual homosexual acts in private were a breach of the European Convention on Human Rights, would have taken away the judicial discretion in sentencing for those offences.

CA (Crim Div) (Bracewell J, Maurice Kay J)

11/02/1999

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