DPP – RIGHT OF APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE

DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC PROSECUTIONS, GAUTENG v MPHAPHAMA 2016 (1) SACR 495 (SCA)

Appeal — By Director of Public Prosecutions — Against alteration of sentence by High Court sitting as court of appeal — DPP having no such right of appeal.

 

The Director of Public Prosecutions does not have the right to appeal against a sentence altered by a High Court where that court sat as a court of appeal.

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DPP WESTERN CAPE v KOCK 2016 (1) SACR 539 (SCA)

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