Adrienne & Anor v Attorney General (CP 0014/2019) [2020] SCCC 398 (07 July 2020);

Headnote and Holding: 

Interpret the Charter in such a way as not to be inconsistent with any international obligation – whether sentences violate articles 16, 27 and 31(d) – whether mandatory sentencing regime of MODA contravenes article 19(1). The sentences of 20 years imprisonment do not violate articles 16, 27 or 31(d) of the constitution or any international obligations – the sentencing regime under MODA 2016 does not contravene article 19(1) of the constitution