Sentencing Guidelines - Offences

6 judgments

15 October 1993

R v Alister James Harkness

Assault with intent to rape - sentencing for "completed" rape and attempted rape.

R v Alister James Harkness 15101993
Carswell J
06 August 1993

R v Lendrum

Thirty month imprisonment for offence of burglary - whether excessive or wrong in principle - activation of suspended sentence.

[1993] 7 NIJB 78
Hutton LCJ
16 July 1993

R v Michael Malachy Murray

Manslaughter - stabbing - provocation - whether sentence of 10 years excessive - gravity of offence against mitigating factors.

R v Murray 160793
Hutton LCJ
28 June 1993

Attorney General's Reference (No.2 of 1993)

Thirty month imprisonment for offence of burglary - elderly victim - suspended sentence - exceptional mitigating circumstances - whether unduly lenient.

[1993] 5 NIJB 71
Hutton LCJ
04 March 1993

Attorney General's Reference (No 1 of 1993)

Sentencing - Wounding with intent - Sentence of 6 months' imprisonment and payment of £500 compensation - Whether unduly lenient - whether court should exercise discretion not to increase sentence where unduly lenient when term of imprisonment already served.

[1993] NI38
Hutton LCJ
28 January 1993

R v David John O'Neill & Brian Jack Archibald

Robbery with violence - mitigating factors - alcoholic - plea of guilty.

R v O'Neill & Archibald 280193
Kelly LJ