Practice and Procedure

R v JD (2012)

PUBLISHED October 12, 2012

[2012] EWCA Crim 2370

Where an 16-year-old offender had committed an offence of rape on an elderly woman, who was his grandmother, alone in her home at night after a forced entry, the circumstances were of such gravity that a sentence of life imprisonment was inevitable.

CA (Crim Div) (Aikens LJ, Singh J, Judge Rook QC)