Sentencing – unduly lenient

February 2024 | Crime
When is a sentence lenient, but not ‘unduly lenient’? In this case, A pleaded guilty to various offences under the OAPA, intentional strangulation and a threat to kill. For each offence, he was sentenced to an 18-month community order (plus an alcohol abstinence and monitoring requirement for 30 days, a rehabilitation activity requirement for 30 …
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