Tag: justice

“Curses! I’d Have Gotten Away With It If Not For…”

“…those meddling commenters below the line!”   “It is quite simply a damning indictment of our justice system that a woman recognised by the courts as being ‘fragile and vulnerable’, with no legal representation, can be imprisoned for 26 weeks…

Another Golfclap For British ‘Justice’….

A burglar who targeted six elderly and disabled victims during a four-week crime spree- including a 95-year-old woman- has been spared jail. Wha..? Among the items stolen were cash, iPads, reading glasses, bank cards, handbags and even disabled parking badges.…

Backdoor Law…?

We’ve never had a ‘Good Samaritan’ Law here in England, unlike on the continent. But a little-noticed case last year may have now ushered that in. Initially treated as a murder, the charge was reduced to manslaughter: Michael Bowditch, of…

Something To Keep An Eye On Next Monday…

What happens next Monday, you ask? Well, Jade Dunne will answer bail: Jade Dunne, 29, of Halstead, was originally questioned by police following an incident which saw her American pitbull fatally attack young Dexter Neal. The youngster had been visiting…

And They Are Appropriate Consequences…

Joe O’Connor, defending, said the dog belonged to Brice’s former partner but it had continued living with her after he moved out. However he said: “She accepts responsibility for the dog’s actions. “There is an element of double jeopardy with…