Inmates win again as court rejects AG’s petition on sentencing guideline

Justice George Odunga

Justice George Odunga at the High Court in Nairobi.

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What you need to know:

  • The AG wanted the court to set aside or stay the January 18 judgment pending the determination of his petition for a review because the case was not defended by the State.

The High Court has dismissed a request by the Attorney-General to suspend a judgment that shortened the jail terms of prisoners who first spent time in remand before being sentenced.

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