R v Frederick Semanshia

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R v Frederick Semanshia
Issue: Whether a sentence of imprisonment for public protection should be replaced by orders under ss37/41 Mental Health Act 1983 in light of fresh evidence.
Court: Court of Appeal
Reference:   2015/0446/A1
Neutral Citation:   [2015] EWCA Crim 2479
Judge(s): Rafferty LJ, Kenneth Parker and Elisabeth Laing JJ
Date: 12 November 2015