Sharp, Glen v The Queen [2018] VSCA 327

CRIMINAL LAW
Judgment type: 
Victorian Court of Appeal
Judge(s): 
Maxwell P and Niall JA
Parties: 

Sharp, Glen v The Queen

Judgment Date: 
6 December 2018
Catchwords: 

CRIMINAL LAW - Appeal - Sentence - Parity - Armed robbery - Appellant sentenced to 5 years' imprisonment - Co-offender sentenced to 4 years' imprisonment - Whether parity principle infringed - Whether judge found appellant was controlling mind - Whether open to differentiate between appellant and co-offender based on different roles in execution of offence - Appeal allowed - Re-sentenced to 4 years' imprisonment.

Citation: 
[2018] VSCA 327