Practice and Procedure

R V HOWARD (1990)

PUBLISHED August 24, 1990

Effect of s.123 Criminal Justice Act 1988 is to deprive the court of jurisdiction to base sentence on other admitted offences : Court may decline to take other offences into account as taking an offence into account does not in law constitute a conviction

CA (Crim Div) (Steyn J, Owen J, Russell LJ)