Hussain, R v, Court of Appeal - Criminal Division, October 04, 2018, [2018] EWCA Crim 2361

Resolution Date:October 04, 2018
Issuing Organization:Criminal Division
Actores:Hussain, R v
 
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2018/01461/A4

Neutral Citation Number: [2018] EWCA Crim 2361

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL

CRIMINAL DIVISION

Royal Courts of Justice

The Strand

London

WC2A 2LL

Thursday 4th October 2018

B e f o r e:

LORD JUSTICE HOLROYDE

MR JUSTICE GOOSE

and

HIS HONOUR JUDGE WALL QC

(Sitting as a Judge of the Court of Appeal Criminal Division)

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R E G I N A

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IMTEYAZ HUSSAIN

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Miss L Fisher appeared on behalf of the Applicant

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J U D G M E N TThursday 4th October 2018

LORD JUSTICE HOLROYDE: I shall ask Mr Justice Goose to give the judgment of the court.

MR JUSTICE GOOSE:

  1. On the 13th March 2018, in the Crown Court at Nottingham before Mr Recorder Evans, the applicant, Imteyaz Hussain, who is aged 33, was sentenced after his committal by the Nottingham Magistrates' Court for two offences of driving with a controlled drug in excess of the specified limit, contrary to section 5A(1)(a) of the Road Traffic Act 1988. His guilty plea to those offences put him in breach of a suspended sentence order imposed by Nottingham Crown Court on 20th January 2017. Mr Recorder Evans imposed fines totalling £500 in respect of the two offences for which the applicant had been committed for sentence. He declined to activate the suspended sentence. Instead, the Recorder imposed an additional requirement of an electronically monitored curfew for a period of three months. The applicant was also disqualified from driving for 30 months.

  2. The applicant's application for leave to...

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