Costello v R

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
Costello v R
Issue: Whether a sentencing court could increase the sentence of a prisoner who offended on licence where the otherwise appropriate sentence would not add to the period to be served.
Court: Court of Appeal
Reference:   200903497 A9
Neutral Citation:   [2010] EWCA Crim 371
Judge(s): Hughes LJ V-P, MacKay and Lloyd Jones JJ
Date: 2 March 2010