Attorney General's Reference (No 43 of 2014)

Sentence – Imprisonment. The Court of Appeal, Criminal Division, held, as unduly lenient, a minimum term of 15 years imposed on a 20-year-old offender with previous convictions, who had been sentenced to life imprisonment, following conviction for murder by stabbing. The minimum term of 15 years was set aside and substituted by one of 22 years, less time spent on remand

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