Neal v R | High Court of Australia | 24 September 1982

ON 24 SEPTEMBER 1982, the High Court of Australia delivered Neal v R [1982] HCA 55; (1982) 149 CLR 305 (24 September 1982).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/1982/55.html

The ethnic or other background of an offender may be a material fact to be taken into account in sentencing.