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R v Edwards[2012] QCA 117

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  • Published Case Name:

    R v Edwards

  • Shortened Case Name:

    R v Edwards

  • MNC:

    [2012] QCA 117

  • Court:


  • Judge(s):

    Holmes JA, Mullins J, A Lyons J

  • Date:

    04 May 2012

Litigation History

EventCitation or FileDateNotes
Primary JudgmentDC1054/11 (no citation)-Mr Edwards pleaded guilty to one count of unlawful wounding with intent to do grievous bodily harm. He was sentenced to seven years imprisonment with a declaration that he was convicted of a serious violent offence, with the result that he is required to serve 80 per cent of that sentence before being eligible for parole.
Appeal Determined (QCA)[2012] QCA 11704 May 2012Application for leave to appeal allowed and the sentence was varied by substituting a sentence of five and a half years imprisonment for the head sentence of seven years imprisonment. The declarations as to conviction of a serious violent offence and as to imprisonment already served under the sentence remained: Holmes JA, Mullins J, A Lyons J.

Appeal Status

Appeal Determined (QCA)

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