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18 October 2011

The Sentencing Council has published its first annual report since it came into being in April 2010.

The report outlines activities from April 2010 to March 2011, focussing particularly on consulting on and developing guidelines around assault and drug offences, the launch of the Crown Court Sentencing Survey and work to improve public understanding in sentencing. A copy of the report is available.