Practice and Procedure

R v H : R v D : R v YASSER CHAUDHURY (2009)

PUBLISHED November 11, 2009

[2009] EWCA Crim 2485

The case of an offender who had offered to assist the police by providing information, but due to police resource shortages had not done so before he had been sentenced, fell within the exceptional cases which permitted flexibility of the regime regarding discount for assisting the police, and his sentence was reduced.

CA (Crim Div) (Lord Judge LCJ, Rafferty J, Henriques J)