R v Welsh

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R v Welsh
Issue: Whether a life sentence was proper in relation to a conviction for manslaughter on grounds of diminished responsibility when the criteria for a hospital order were met.
Court: Court of Appeal
Reference:   2010/2087/A8
Neutral Citation:   [2011] EWCA Crim 73
Judge(s): Moses LJ, Maddison J, HHJ Scott-Gall
Date: 1 February 2011