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 FRIDAY
Court 5 Not sitting 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 9.30am Mention in the case of warehouse worker, Dean Smith, who accused of killing his 13-year-old daughter by inflicting head injuries when she was a baby.
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 continues of Romford, East London doctor Manish Shah, who denies 75 accounts of sexual offences against his female patients
Court 8 at 10am trial continues 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 10am Sentence of Mohammed Fadla, who admitted attempted murder afte rhe attacked his friend with an axe causing life changing injuries.
Court 9 at 11am 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 10 at 2pm Mention in the case of Joshua Cohen, who stabbed to death his mother and sister at their £2.5 million London home. He was suffering from mental illness.
Court 11 at 9.30am Plea and trial preparation in the case of Taalib Rowe accused of murder. Kwasi Mensah-Ababio,26, was shot in the head in Wembley, London NW
Court 11 at 10am 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 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.