Practice and Procedure

R V DAWKINS (2004)

PUBLISHED April 27, 2004

[2004] EWCA Crim 1242

A disqualification period of ten years following a plea of guilty to causing death by careless driving was manifestly excessive, a period of five years would be substituted as the defendant did not represent a real and continuing danger to other road users.

CA (Crim Div) (Scott Baker LJ, Hunt J, Judge Radford)