R v David Smith

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R v David Smith
Issue: Whether the notional determinate term in a life sentence should be adjusted to take account of the factor of public protection built into a life sentence.
Court: Court of Appeal
Reference:   2003/4553/AO
Neutral Citation:   [2004] EWHC Crim 1040
Judge(s): Potter LJ, Forbes J, HHJ Tilling
Date: 9 March 2004