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Harvey, Alec Toby v The Queen [2021] VSCA 84

Victorian Court of Appeal
Beach, Niall and Whelan JJA

Harvey, Alec Toby v The Queen

Judgment Date: 
1 April 2021

CRIMINAL LAW - Appeal - Sentence - False imprisonment (5 years) - Intentionally cause injury (5 years and 6 months) - Assisting an offender by disposal of murder weapon (4 years and 6 months) - Total effective sentence of 8 years and 6 months with non-parole period of 5 years and 6 months - Whether individual sentences on false imprisonment and intentionally cause injury charges manifestly excessive - Whether orders for cumulation on false imprisonment and assistance charges manifestly excessive - Whether total effective sentence manifestly excessive - Serious offending - Vigilante, mob behaviour - Ice use - Impact of PTSD - Moderating factors taken into account - Sentences within range.