Attorney General Reference No 97 of 2006: CACD 19 Oct 2006

Application by the Attorney General for leave to refer to this court under section 36 of the Criminal Justice Act 1988 a sentence imposed on this offender on the grounds that it is unduly lenient. The sentence was one of 2 years’ imprisonment imposed concurrently on the offender in respect of two offences of possessing Class A drugs with intent to supply. The drugs involved were 1.3 grams of crack cocaine and a further quantity of 1.5 grams.


Latham LJ VP CACD, Henriques, Gloster DBE JJ


[2006] EWCA Crim 2757



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