Tag: justice

Funny There Was Little Mention Of This At The Time…

A mentally ill and violent teenager who threw a six-year-old boy from the Tate Modern viewing gantry when he was allowed out unsupervised has been told he “may never be released” after being jailed for at least 15 years for…

More Women, That’ll Fix Our Justice System….

…won’t it? Female judge: At Lewes Crown Court, Judge Janet Waddicor said Clarkson-Rose’s behaviour on May 11 was “aggressive and obnoxious”. She jailed Clarkson-Rose for a total of six months, saying the defendant had mental health issues and had shown…

“I find it strange…”

“…that a justice system where a child is killed but no-one is prosecuted but her distressed and desperate parents end up charged with harassment.” Well then, Mr Clews, you’ve not been paying much attention, have you? The Great British Justice…

Derek Bentley Reversed…

Louis Barrett was yesterday jailed for 20 months after admitting racist harassment, and a racist common assault. But Bradley Garrett, who smashed the bottle in Yehsung Kim’s face, breaking his teeth, was spared an immediate jail sentence. Instead he was…

What Was The Point Of The Beefed Up DDA?

The court decided to allow the dog to be returned to his owner after issuing a contingent destruction order. Magistrate Vanessa Cumper said: “There was a lack of safety and control around the animal.” Magistrates at Horsham ordered Lutchman to…

I Think The Answer’s ‘Yes’, Kevin…

  The former Scottish Nationalist MP, who has an 18-month-old child, was jailed for 18 months for embezzling more than £25,000 from pro-independence campaign groups during and after the 2014 independence referendum. During the trial, it was revealed that McGarry…

“Siri, Show Me A Sucker… ”

“Here’s something I found in the Teeside Gazette…” “Whilst sober and drug-free, you’re a hard-working young man,” said Judge Peter Armstrong. “You’ve made considerable achievements already in your life as far as work is concerned, a responsible, well-paid job. The…

Dichotomy…

Prosecution barrister Kama Melly QC and junior counsel Sharon Beattie were heckled and verbally abused inside the court building late on Tuesday afternoon after the defendants had been found guilty. Miss Melly said around 10 people had hung around the…

What’s Life Mean Now…?

Convicted killer James Gubb was out on licence while Mickey Murphy was trying to support a £400-a-week drug habit when they carried out their crime spree. Murphy, 21, and Gubb, 38, both admitted carrying out a terrifying raid on the…