Sentencing Council: judges told that justice is safe from ‘tramline’ sentencing – The Times

Posted June 3rd, 2010 in news by sally

“It must be the toughest judicial brief going: tasked with overseeing sentencing in England and Wales, when prisons are full to bursting and there is no money to build any more. But Lord Justice Leveson is firm about one thing: ‘I have not considered this as a brief to produce guidelines that are going to reduce the prison population.'”

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The Times, 3rd June 2010