What's on at the Old Bailey Today

Cases of interest at the Old Bailey on Friday, June 16

Court 1 at 10am Inquest “touching upon the death” of Alexander Perepilichnyy, a Russian whistleblower, who died mysteriously in 2012. It has been alleged he was poisoned.

Court 3 at 10am New trial of Joseph Tripp  accused of murder. Derek McAllister, 55, was stabbed while walking with his partner and their Staffordshire bull terrier.

Court 5 at 10am trial continues of Naweed Ali and three others accused of terrorism. The four were arrested after a car was stopped and a meat cleaver was found with the word “kafir” scratched on the blade. They are accused of preparing acts of terrorism last summer.

Court 7 at 10am trial continues of four youths, who cannot be named because of their young age, accused of stabbing to death 19 year old Hussein Ahmed. The killing was described as “unprovoked and senseless”

Court 9 at 2pm Asset confiscation hearing in the case of Mohammed Qayyam and two others who were found guilty of a £1 million bank fraud.

Court 10 at 10am Jury deliberating in the trial of Awat Hamasalih accused of three terrorism offences including being in possession of articles for terrorist purposes

Court 12 Not sitting trial of Courtney Ayinbode and three others who are accused of a sophisticated bank fraud in which customers were scammed out of millions of pounds

Court 13 at 2pm Inquest into the death of  private Sean Benton,20, a young soldier, who was found with five bujllet wounds in his chest in June 1995 while on guard at a perimeter fence at Deepcut Barracks in Surrey

Court 15 at 10am  trial of Abubakar Bana and four others accused of murder. Raja Rashid Ali,33, was stabbed 13 times outside a supermarket in Dagenham, Essex.

Court 16 at 2pm Sentence in the case of Andrew Beadie, who repeatedly stabbed an undercover police officer in the stomach with a “Rambo knife.” The victim survived but Beadie has a record of violence.