We are delighted to be hosting our Cime & Punishment seminar online. Three top speakers including a judge and the former head of Scotland Yard’s forensics department and a police corruption campaigner. Tickets will soon be available for the seminar which will take place on the 20th October. It will be a virtual event more information to follow shortly. Please see our Crime & Punishment page for more details
CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON WEDNESDAY
Court 2 at 10.30am New trial of Philip Tarver accused of murdering his 86 year old mother with an ornamental sword and then decapitating her at their detached £600,000 Surrey home.
Court 5 at 9.45am trial of Obina Ezeoke accused of a double murder. He is alleged to have shot dead Annie Besala Ekofo, 53, and her nephew Bervil Kalikala-Ekofo,21 in East Finchley, London. It was a case of mistaken identity. This is the fifth time Ezeoke has faced trial for these offences due to Covid 19 and other legal problems.
Court 8 at 9.30am Mention n the case of Errol James, 51, and Romello Briggs-Leon, 25, who deny murder. Eraj Seifi, 46, was shot in the head in West London.
Court 8 at 9.30am Mention in the case of alleged road rage killer Robert Barrow accused of running over a woman during a row over a minor crash. He is was charged with the murder of Tahereh Pirali-Dashti, 40, and assault of a 56-year-old man.
Court 8 at 10am trial of a 21 year old man, who is alleged to have lured a 13 year old girl into a London SE park for sex and persuaded her to send naked pictures of herself over SnapChat.
Court 11 at 10am Mention in the case of Gizem Ozbahadir accused of the murder of 26 year old Christopher George, who was shot dead in North London as he sat in a Mercedes car.
Court 11 at 2pm Mention in the case of Sukminder Sohal and four others accused of murder. Osvaldo Carvelho,22, was stabbedto death during a fight in West London.
Court 14 at 10am trial in the case of Sahal Abdi accused of murder. Randhy Skuse,27, died after suffering a single stab wound.
Court 16 at 10.30am Hearing in the case of lorry driver Eamonn Harrison, 23, who is accused of the manslaughter of 39 Vietnamese migrants, who were found dead in a lorry trailer in Essex. He is accused of driving the trailer in which the bodies were found to Zeebrugge, Belgium, before it travelled to Britain.
Court 16 at 10.30am noon trial of Dean Smith accused of murdering his 13 year old daughter. Masie Newell suffered head injuries when she was a four week old baby in 2000 and died in 2014 allegedly as a result of the injuries.