Practice and Procedure

R V P (2006)

PUBLISHED October 19, 2006

A sentence of 32 months' imprisonment imposed on an offender was not manifestly excessive for an offence of inflicting grievous bodily harm through the transmission of the HIV virus, where the offender had several opportunities to disclose her status over a substantial period of time but chose not to do so.

CA (Crim Div) (Latham LJ, Henriques J, Gloster J)