563. Guidelines.

Prior to the establishment of the Sentencing Guidelines Council1 the authority on sentencing guidelines was the Court of Appeal. The Council has provided2 a compendium of guideline judgments in relation to the following areas:

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    (1)     generic sentencing principles;

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    (2)     homicide and related offences;

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    (3)     non-fatal offences against the person;