Practice and Procedure

R v DAVID AVES (2007)

PUBLISHED January 30, 2007

[2007] EWCA Crim 220

A sentence of six months' imprisonment for obtaining by deception was reduced to one of four months where the appellant had been told on two occasions by two different judges that the effect of the sentences imposed would be rather different from the effect which was in fact likely.

CA (Crim Div) (Hughes LJ, Rafferty J, Mackay J)