Regina v Lowrie: CACD 2004

The defendant had pleaded guilty to causing a public nuisance. He had made repeated false alarm calls to the emergency services. He appealed his sentence of eight years imprisonment on twelve counts.
Held: The appeal failed.


[2005] 1 Cr App R(S) 530, [2004] EWCA Crim 2325


England and Wales

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CitedRegina v Rimmington; Regina v Goldstein HL 21-Jul-2005
Common Law – Public Nuisance – Extent
The House considered the elements of the common law offence of public nuisance. One defendant faced accusations of having sent racially offensive materials to individuals. The second was accused of sending an envelope including salt to a friend as a . .
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Criminal Sentencing

Updated: 07 May 2022; Ref: scu.231633