Practice and Procedure

R V M (2000)

PUBLISHED May 23, 2000

In an appeal against a sentence of two years' detention for an offence of arson, the Court of Appeal, without placing undue emphasis on the appalling consequences of the offence concerned, concluded that the sentence was entirely appropriate in the circumstances and would not be reduced.

CA (Crim Div) (Penry-Davey J, Judge Fabyan Evans)