Practice and Procedure

R V M (2001)

PUBLISHED October 11, 2001

[2001] EWCA Crim 2366

Sentences of three-and-a-half years' imprisonment for offences of illegally possessing a firearm and possession of ammunition where the firearm was broken were manifestly excessive. The sentences were quashed and substituted with terms of two-and-a-half years.

CA (Crim Div) (Kay LJ, Sir Ian Kennedy Recorder of Liverpool)