We are excited to announce that on the 28th November will be again hosting our Crime & Punishment Seminar with speakers: Forensic expert, David Tadd, who worked for the Metropolitan Police for 40 years and ended up heading Scotland Yard’s forensic investigations, in charge of over 900 officers. Ian Puddick, a businessman, who found himself at the centre of a multi-million pound police operation after his wife had an affair with a well connected executive, Harry Potter a criminal defence barrister, author and presenter of a BBC series on the law and a documentary on capital punishment. Click here to purchase your tickets for this fascinating insight into our criminal justice system.
CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON THURSDAY
Court 2 at 10am Sentence of Nura Mohamed, who threatened to kill and terrorised the shadow women and equalities minister Dawn Butler on a rush-hour Jubilee line train on December 6 last year. The Labour MP faced a torrent of abusive and foul language from Mohamed.
Court 5 at 10.30am New trial of Aiden James, who allegedly committed terror offences by fighting against Isis. iIn the first case of its kind he is alleged to have been one of several British volunteers who joined the Kurdish People’s Protection Units in Syria.
Court 6 at 10am trial continues of a Saudi couple Amal and Mohammed Asiri accused of poisoning a young child with insulin. They deny child cruelty charges.
Court 7 at 10am trial of Romford, East London doctor Manish Shah, who denies 75 accounts of sexual offences against his female patients
Court 8 at 10am trial of Manuel Petrovic and three other youths accused of murder. Girl Scout Jodie Chesney,17, was stabbed in the back as she sat listening to music with her boyfriend and others friends in a Romford, East London park. The court heard that the attackers were drug dealers, who were out to cause harm.
Court 9 at 10.30am trial continues of Tyrell Graham and others accused of stabbing to death Kamali Gabbidon-Lynck,19, in a hair salon. It was allegedly a gangland murder described as being “reminiscent of a Hollywood film”.
Court 10 at 10am Jury deliberating in the trial of Hisham Mohammad who denies terrorist offences relating to a planned drone attack on an army barracks in Bury near Manchester.
Court 10 at 10.15am New trial of Mohammed Shakur accused of a triple murder. His estranged wife, Juli, 26, and their two children aged five and six, were beaten and strangled to death at their East London home.
Court 11 at 10am New trial of Zion Chiata and another accused of murder. Gavin Garraway,40, was stabbed to death close to Clapham Common tube station.
Court 12 at 10m trial continues of Samuel Jolumi and three other Africans, who are alleged stowaways accused of threatening to kill sailors and attempting to hijack a cargo ship.
Court 12 at 10.30am Sentence of Charles Riddington accused of killing George Barker,24, who was stabbed to death at the Thai boxing gym just five days after his partner had given birth to a baby girl.
Court 15 at 10am trial continues of Yosef Ahmed and Kamal Hussain. The pair were said to have stabbed Zahir Visiter,25, four times and watched their victim die for almost a minute before hiding in a mosque where they successfully avoided police by changing into new outfits.
Court 16 at 9.45am trial continues of Roger Jenkins and two other senior Barclays Bank executives accused of fraud. They allegedly lied to secure billions of pounds from Qatari investors and averted a taxpayer-funded bailout during the global financial crisis.