Practice and Procedure


PUBLISHED November 9, 2011

Imprisonment - Length of sentence - Violent disorder - Defendant involved in student protests over tuition fees R v Gilmour: CA (Crim Div) (Lord Justice Hughes, Mr Justice Cranston, Mr Justice Hickinbottom): 28 October 2011 The defendant, aged 21, was an undergraduate. He was charged with violent disorder in respect of his conduct at a demonstration, in December 2010, against government proposals relating to the funding of further education. read more