Practice and Procedure

R V I (2001)

PUBLISHED July 16, 2001

[2001] EWCA Crim 1703

Where the appellant, who was sentenced to 39 months' imprisonment for an offence of robbery, had a substantial criminal record and presented a high risk of re-offending, the sentence under s.91 Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000 was not excessive.

CA (Crim Div) (Buxton LJ, Holman J, Judge Peter Beaumont QC)