Court Update UK

Court Update UK, July 5

Old Bailey (Central Criminal Court):
  1. Daniel Baker appears at the Old Bailey accused of the murder of Quhey Saunders at Cobham Services
  2. Channel 4 reality TV star from Woking accused of laundering profits of £430,000 fraud
  3. What the life of ‘old soul’ Quamari Serunkuma-Barnes tells us about child knife deaths in Britain
  4. Elton John plot terrorist, Haroon Syed, snared by MI5 officer in Slough coffee shop
  5. Jailed in June: Here are the south east London and north Kent drug dealers, robbers and human traffickers who were put behind bars
Royal Courts of Justice:
  1. Iraq war: judge to review Tony Blair prosecution ban
  2. Transgender teen suing £13,000-a-year private school claiming staff ignored his wishes and brushed-off feelings as ‘a phase’
  3. Third Energy submits Yorkshire fracking plan
Canturbury Crown Court:
  1. Roman Horvat jailed after rape near Dreamland in Margate
Mold Crown Court:
  1. Gypsy jailed for killing Janet Commins says he was a ‘scapegoat who fitted the bill’
Norwich Crown Court:
  1. London man Veron Antonio jailed for three and a half years for drug dealing in Norwich
  2. Clarification of matters still needed from CPS before inquest on Norwich murder victim Kerri McAuley can go ahead
  3. Watch: Man appears to snort drugs from riverside wall in Norwich city centre
Cambridge Crown Court:
  1. Lorry driver Istvan Becsei jailed over death after driving on wrong side of road in Littleport
  2. Former social worker from Southwold facing jail after admitting string of child sex offences
Leeds Crown Court:
  1. Teenage girl may have killed Katie Rough, 7, to ‘see if she was robot
  2. Former Lord Mayor of Leeds who had “library” of indecent images of children is jailed for 32 months
  3. Leeds house burglar who left woman ‘traumatised’ is jailed
  4. Former chairman of the West Yorkshire Police Authority had a ‘library of child abuse images’
  5. Man accused of murdering his stepfather went to police station before body was found
  6. Knottingley Men Jailed For Combined 54 Years Following Shooting
Winchester Crown Court:
  1. Nick Medlin death: Man jailed for ‘one punch’ manslaughter
  2. Six and a half years for manslaughter of prison officer
Lewes Crown Court:
  1. Former Reigate scout leader jailed after sexually assaulting young boys
  2. ‘Man’s lies led to story over lover’s death change’
  3. Man jailed for making explosives in Hassocks flat
  4. Man jailed for historic sex offences against young boys
York Crown Court:
  1. Woman is accused of abusing boy
  2. Beer barrels flew in ‘terrifying’ pub brawl
Manchester Minshull Street Crown Court:
  1. Student, 18, appears in court accused of cyber attacks on T-Mobile, EE, Amazon, Netflix and Virgin Media
Manchester Crown Court:
  1. Depraved Mum-of-four jailed for grooming boy, 13, with iPhones and designer clothes bought on her husband’s company credit card
  2. Men abused by army cadet sergeant major in 70s and 80s awarded compensation
Stafford Crown Court:
  1. “Thought you deserved one last picture of her”: Mum’s message to ex before ‘smothering baby daughter to death
  2. Halfway House cafe murder probe: Devastated family pay tribute to owner ‘Mr B’
  3. Family speak out after OAP suffered devastating stroke following visit to JTF Warehouse in Fenton
  4. Irish dancing teacher who was ‘besotted’ with criminal has plea to overturn sentence rejected
Newcastle Crown Court:
  1. Mother, 34, ‘plotted hammer attack on her boyfriend that led to his murder after she accused him of being unfaithful and stealing £30 from her’
  2. Defence barrister blames Brexit vote as thug is jailed for 15 months over race attack on Muslim woman when he ripped off her veil shouting: ‘It’s our Britain, stick by our rules’
  3. Swingers’ club was so crammed with sex kit that users would have struggled to flee a fire
  4. Mother who was raped and fell pregnant by uncle aged 18 wins justice 20 years later
Ipswich Crown Court:
  1. Martlesham woman who stole £264,000 from Ipswich GP surgery given extended payback period
  2. Burglar who climbed through loft space of adjoining Ipswich homes must pay compensation
  3. Former Suffolk BT worker ordered to sign sex offenders’ register
  4. Prison officer jailed for sexually assaulting four female inmates
High Court Glasgow:
  1. Bridge murder trial told of man in water
  2. Woman told court how Ayrshire social worker had sex with her in back of a car when she was 12-years-old
  4. Men cleared of attempting to murder police officers
  5. Teenager left man brain damaged by stamping on his head
Liverpool Crown Court:
  1. Bidston Hill murder to be examined by documentary on child killers
  2. Teens hunted down boy stabbed at college and left him blind in one eye
  3. White collar boxer killed Wirral dad as teenage boy filmed attack
  4. Disgraced jailed ex-Merseyside Police officer ordered to hand over £6,000
  5. Jailed guest house owner who raped boys claims lie detector test proves his innocence
Bristol Crown Court:
  1. There are many ‘alone in this living hell’, warns charity that tried to help Ebrahimi
  2. Lee Parker jailed for 15 years after murdering his baby by striking her head against a door on Christmas Day
Cardiff Crown Court:
  1. Gang posed for photos with cash and cocaine while running ‘busiest drugs line in Cardiff’
  2. Man caught with van full of weed told police, ‘It’s all for me’
  3. ‘We are in this together’ pact denied by brothers, as attempt murder trial continues
Birmingham Crown Court:
  1. Pair jailed over terrifying armed robberies – after one used his mum’s Fiesta as a getaway car
  2. Thug furious over ‘woman’s snub’ left two men unconscious outside Victoria pub in John Bright Street
  3. Carl Campbell murder: Man on trial admits killing father
  4. Sally Jones: British Jihadi Bride Who Fled UK To Join ISIS ‘Desperate To Return Home’
Southwark Crown Court:
  1. Tory MP Craig Mackinlay denies election expenses fraud
  2. Bosses at printing firm which went into administration appear in court on tax fraud charges
  3. Barclays execs in dock on fraud charges
  4. String of companies controlled by a businessman wound up by High Court for illegal money-lending
  5. Met police anti-gang officer ‘punched a 14-year-old boy in the face as three colleagues stood by and watched’
Lincoln Crown Court:
  1. Hammer-assault man granted final chance by judge to avoid jail
  2. Warrant issued for man who exposed himself in Stamford
  3. Lincoln Magistrates’ Court evacuated after bomb scare
Snaresbrook Crown Court:
  1. Stratford child sex predator jailed
  2. Man jailed for five years after slashing victim’s face in Stratford
  3. East Ham man jailed for sexually assaulting woman in Stepney