Benjamin Reynolds v R

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
Benjamin Reynolds v R
Issue: Whether the judge had given adequate credit for the appellant’s mental disorder in arriving at the proper sentence for sexual offending; whether orders under ss37/41 Mental Health Act 1983 should be made in place of imprisonment and an order under s45A of the 1983 Act in light of the medical evidence available, including further medical evidence.
Court: Court of Appeal
Reference:   2018/3109/A4
Neutral Citation:   [2021] EWCA Crim 10
Judge(s): Thirlwall LJ, Garnham and Lambert JJ
Date: 08 January 2021