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3 December 2015

Lord Justice Treacy, chairman of the Sentencing Council, delivered a keynote speech at the Criminal Law Review Conference on Thursday 3 December. The main themes in the speech are on how the Sentencing Council:

  • contributes to justice reform and efficiency;
  • helps those working on complex offences;
  • ensures the consideration of victims within the sentencing process; and
  • seeks to continually improve by reviewing existing guidelines.

The full text of the speech can be found here.