CCJ Allows Appeal of Calvin Ramcharran, Finds Rape Sentence Excessive

22 Feb 2022

In a judgment released by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) in its Appellate Jurisdiction,  the Court allowed the appeal of Calvin Ramcharran, in the Guyanese matter of Calvin Ramcharran v the Director of Public Prosecutions [2022] CCJ 4 AJ (GY). The Court found his sentence for rape to be excessive and imposed a new sentence of twelve (12) years imprisonment. The appeal was heard on 12 October 2021.

Access the full media release here: Media release 06_2022