The Queen v WL [2017] NICA 36

14 June 2017

 

Leave sought to appeal against (conviction and) sentence - indecent assault on female (x8) – rape (x8) – assaults accompanied by threats and violence – offender serving existing sentence for similar offences committed around same time –  leave to appeal sentence on the ground of totality granted and appeal allowed – discretionary life tariff of 10 years