R v James Atkinson

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R v James Atkinson
Issue: Whether a sentence of imprisonment for public protection and the minimum term under it were manifestly excessive in a situation of disagreement as to diagnosis and the impact of mental disorder on the offending conduct.
Court: Court of Appeal
Reference:   201402597/A7
Neutral Citation:   [2014] EWCA Crim 2010
Judge(s): Sharp LJ, Thirlwall and Globe JJ
Date: 3 October 2014