Practice and Procedure

R v DAVID JOY (2007)

PUBLISHED December 11, 2007

[2007] EWCA Crim 3281

A sentence of imprisonment for public protection following an offender's conviction for making indecent photographs of children was unreasonable where on the facts there was no significant risk of his causing serious harm to others. A sentence of 12 months' imprisonment was substituted.

CA (Crim Div) (Longmore LJ, Blake J, Sir Christopher Holland)