Green v Commissioner of Police

JurisdictionBahamas
CourtCourt of Appeal (Bahamas)
JudgeAllen, P.
Judgment Date24 November 2016
Neutral CitationBS 2016 CA 135
Date24 November 2016
Docket NumberMCCrApp & CAIS No. 246 of 2015

Court of Appeal

Allen, P.; Isaacs, J.A.; Jones, J.A.

MCCrApp & CAIS No. 246 of 2015

Green
and
Commissioner of Police
Appearances:

Appellant appeared Pro Se

Mr. Vernal Collie, with Ms Akeyra Saunders, counsel for respondent

Criminal practice and procedure - Sentence — Appeal against sentences imposed by Courts no. 2 and 3 dismissed — Appeal against sentences imposed by Court no.1 was allowed to the extent that all of the sentences imposed were to run concurrently with each other.

Allen, P.
1

We allow the appeal and give the appellant the benefit of the time that he spent awaiting trial, which we calculate to be 18 months, not 19 months.

2

We quash the sentence of 4 years and impose instead a sentence of 30 months with effect from 7th December, 2015.

3

Dated this 30th day of November, 2016.

Allen, P.

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