From Mental Health Law Online
Although it was lawful to pass sentences of imprisonment and a hospital order under s37 at the same time, it was a matter of obvious impracticability for them both to be simultaneously carried out; the sentences of imprisonment were inappropriate and therefore quashed.
22nd July 2004
Before: Rose LJ, Nelson J, McCombe J
Mr K Thomas appeared on behalf of the Appellant
Miss J Taylor appeared on behalf of the Crown