Court Update UK

Court Update UK, 17th January

Old Bailey (Central Criminal Court):
  1. Builder ‘kidnapped, raped and cut throats of two women’
  2. Two in court over murder of male model Harry Uzoka
Leeds Crown Court:
  1. Child rapist who threatened to kill victim’s family jailed for further 5 years
Warwick Crown Court:
  1. Murder victim attacked with axe or hammer after being ran over twice, court hears
  2. Convicted axe killer given absolute discharge for threatening to kill two nurses
  3. Man jailed for smuggling miraa into UK
Ipswich Crown Court:
  1. Schizophrenic sectioned after crashing into cars and firing imitation uzi
  2. Stowmarket pair charged with robbing two men in Ipswich
Snaresbrook Crown Court:
  1. Rape case collapses after photos of man and accuser ‘cuddling in bed’ emerge
Canterbury Crown Court:
  1. Prolific Canterbury criminal Joanne Jones jailed for shoplifting
  2. Neighbor believes family didn’t know ‘Canterbury Cannibal’s’ past
Southwark Crown Court:
  1. Saudi prince attacked by group of men after argument in London nightclub
  2. Promising chef, 33, who was schooled under Jamie Oliver at restaurant launched to help disadvantaged youngsters is jailed for a spate of robberies
Manchester Crown Court:
  1. Drug dealer jailed for murdering man over £300 debt
  2. Family of Shahida Shahid slam ‘systemic failures’ that led to her being served burger that killed her
  3. Hapless thief who raided The Botanist in Didsbury was caught after leaving fingerprints in bar
Birmingham Crown Court:
  1. Mortgage fraud gang ordered to hand over £13m
  2. Fair Point: Liver-signing surgeon deserves another chance after mistake
  3. Midlands broker part of mortgage fraud gang hit with £13m ‘proceeds of crime’ order
York Crown Court:
  1. Man sexually assaulted two women as they slept
  2. L-driver banned for 70mph chase through 20 mph area