Court Update UK

Court Update UK, July 10

Old Bailey (Central Criminal Court:
  1. Britain’s legal system is internally renowned – it can and will survive Brexit
  2. Milly Dowler’s murderer Levi Bellfield goads her family from behind bars, insisting he’s innocent and moaning jail has left him ‘drained’
  3. Polish accountant, 41, who stole £122,000 from a cyber security firm and spent the cash on holidays to Dubai is spared jail after claiming she couldn’t get a promotion because she was foreign
  4. Murder accused pair claim they only pulled a machete because on former minder Ricky Hayden because his father was wielding baseball bat
  5. Men facing jail for setting up dark web chat room for child porn
Royal Courts of Justice:
  1. London High Court rejects bid to halt British arms sales to Saudi
  2. Saudi Arabia’s standing is damaged despite ruling on arms exports
  3. Lawmakers Call for U.S. Residency for Terminally Ill Baby Charlie Gard
Edinburgh Crown Court:
  1. Man caught with indecent images of children
  2. Bonnyrigg man jailed for sexual assault
Manchester Crown Court:
  1. Nine-year-old boy saw his father killed in horrific hit-and-run… then Facetimed mum to say they were ‘taking daddy away’
  2. Live from court – Murder trial starts over death of man found stabbed in Heywood alleyway
Mold Crown Court:
  1. Flint murder accused offers no explanation for DNA match 
Leeds Crown Court:
  1. School to help Katie’s family
Southwark Crown Court:
  1. Banker charged
  2. Ofcom GSM gateway ban U-turn casts doubt on 8-year prosecution
Glasgow Sherriff Court:
  1. Former Mar Hall chef jailed after stealing £2,040 worth of bikes and equipment
  2. Drunk driver who fled scene of crash hands himself into city centre cops
Warwick Crown Court:
  1. Elderly lay reader from Warwick jailed for historic sex offences
  2. Man jailed after leaving Southam woman with broken rib and punctured lung in violent attack
  3. Syrian migrant trafficked girls while on bail for raping another teenager
Stafford Crown Court:
  1. Central Forest Park child sexual exploitation suspect to appear at Stafford Crown Court

Liverpool Crown Court:
  1. Jailed this Week: Benefits cheat Chelsey Harwood and brutal college attackers
  2. Authorities fear teenage scissor stabbing culprit could become a killer
  3. Paedophile social worker struck off over “double life” posing as woman online
Glasgow Crown Court:
  2. Gangland suspect Alex Porter would have been ‘safer going to prison’ than being freed before dying of overdose