Nigel Lickley Q.C. and Nicholas Rowland successfully appealed against the imposition of a sentence of detention

Nigel Lickley Q.C. and Nicholas Rowland successfully appealed against the imposition of a sentence of detention

24th January 2012

On 17th January 2012 in the Court of Appeal Nigel Lickley Q.C. and Nicholas Rowland successfully appealed against the imposition of a sentence of detention for public protection imposed in relation to a twenty year old defendant. He had been convicted of conspiring with his mother, girlfriend and younger sisters to murder his grandfather. The sentence was quashed and an extended sentence substituted.