Williams, R v, Court of Appeal - Criminal Division, October 17, 2018, [2018] EWCA Crim 2611

Resolution Date:October 17, 2018
Issuing Organization:Criminal Division
Actores:Williams, R v
 
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No: 201802441/A1

Neutral Citation Number: [2018] EWCA Crim 2611

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL

CRIMINAL DIVISION

Royal Courts of Justice

Strand

London, WC2A 2LL

Wednesday, 17 October 2018

B e f o r e:

MR JUSTICE JEREMY BAKER

MR JUSTICE GOOSE

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R E G I N A

v

JAMIE LEE WILLIAMS

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Mr S Gladwell appeared on behalf of the Appellant

Mr P Reed appeared on behalf of the Crown

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  1. MR JUSTICE GOOSE: On 20 February 2018 in the Crown Court at Lewes, the appellant, Jamie Williams, now aged 28, was convicted of four offences for which he was sentenced on 13 April by His Honour Judge Waddicor. The sentences imposed were as follows: assault occasioning actual bodily harm, contrary to section 47 of the Offence Against the Person Act 1861 (count 1), 4 years' imprisonment; assault by beating, contrary to section 39 of the Criminal Justice Act 1988 (count 2), 3 months' imprisonment consecutively; fraud, contrary to section 1 of the Fraud Act 2006 (count 3), no separate penalty; dangerous driving, contrary to section 2 of the Road Traffic Act (count 4), no separate penalty. The judge disqualified the appellant from driving for a period of 18 months and directed that he be prevented from driving until he passed an extended driving test.

  2. After the sentence hearing had been...

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