We are delighted to announce that we will again be hosting our Crime & Punishment seminar on February 21 2019. We have three fantastic speaker. David Tadd, one of the country’s top forensic experts, Criminal defence barrister, author and TV presenter Harry Potter and Ian Puddick, who found himself at the centre of a multi-million pound police operation after his wife had an affair with her well connected boss. All will be discussing their unique insights and tales from inside the criminal justice system. Buy Your Tickets Here
CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON FRIDAY
Court 1 at 10am Mention in the case of Agnes Taylor, the former wife of the ex Liberian president Charles Taylor, accused of torture during her country’s civil war.
Court 2 at 2pm Plea and trial preparation in the case of Natasha Welsh, who allegedly stabbed to death her IT executive husband, Martin,47, at their £600,000 Hendon, North London home
Court 3 at 9.45am Mention in the case of Lekan Akinsoji and three others. The case concerns a gun battle with armed police in Forest Gate, East London.
Court 7 at 10.30am trial continues of a 14 year old youth and Adesina Fashina and Christian Murphy, both 18, accused of murder. Drugs dealer Mark Fontaine, 41, was lured into an ambush and stabbed to death. The court heard he had refused to hand back a phone dropped by one of his alleged killers during a failed mugging days earlier
Court 8 at 10am trial continues of pilot Andrew Hill accused of the manslaughter of 11 men who died when his jet plane crashed onto a road during the Shoreham Air Show in 2015
Court 9 at 10am trial of Abdiraham Abdullahi accused of murder. Ali Al Har, 25, was stabbed to death in Tufnell Park on 18 September 2018
Court 10 at 10.30am Plera and trial preparation in the case of Gerald Matovu, who is accused of poisoning to death business executive Eric Michels,52, who was found dead at it Chessington London home. The victim, who was a part-time actor made brief appearances in the Bond film Skyfall and the Tom Cruise movie Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit. He died from a lethal dose of the drug GBH
Court 11 at 10am trial of Obina Ezeoke, 25, who denies murdering Annie Ekofo, 53, and her nephew Bervil in their apartment in East Finchley, North London in September 2016. The pair were shot dead in a case of mistaken identity.
Court 12 at 10am trial continues six family members accused of the manslaughter of 26 year old marketing consultant, who was also a member of the family. The victim died of a heart attack after allegedly being restrained during an exorcism at the family home in Barnet, North London. It was believed the victim was possessed by a “snake demon”
Court 13 at 10am trial continues of Adrian Hoare and her partner, who haven been charged in connection with the death of three year old Alfie Lamb. The toddler was deliberately crushed to death with an electric car seat because he was making too much noise, the court heard.
Court 14 at 10am trial of Ken Umezie accused of murdering drill music rapper Sidique Kamara,23, who was stabbed to death with a lock knife in Camberwell, London SE.
Court 15 at 10am Sentence of Salim Wakil, who was convicted of funding terrorism, by sending his sister £2,500 after she joined the Islamic State in Syria. He claimed the money was to help her return to the UK.