R v Paul Lee Smith

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R v Paul Lee Smith
Issue: Whether the judge was right to reject investigating further a disposal under the Mental Health Act 1983 because there was no link between the offence and the mental disorder of the Appellant.
Court: Court of Appeal
Reference:   1999/6772/W5
Neutral Citation:   [2001] EWCA Crim 743
Judge(s): Keene LJ, Garland and Sachs JJ
Date: 12 March 2001