Sentencing Council, 'Manslaughter: Definitive guideline' (published 31/7/18, enforcement date 1/11/18)
Revision as of 22:06, 6 July 2019 by Jonathan
Guideline for manslaughter sentencing This document has the following headings: (1) Applicability of guideline; (2) Unlawful act manslaughter; (3) Gross negligence manslaughter; (4) Manslaughter by reason of loss of control; (5) Manslaughter by reason of diminished responsibility.
The PDF contains the disclaimer: "For reference only. Please refer to the guideline(s) on the Sentencing Council website..." The following pages are from that website:
- Sentencing Guidelines for use in Crown Court - search for "manslaughter"
Note that amendments to the web pages above are not noted on the web pages... instead they are noted in a separate spreadsheet which can be accessed from the following link: