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 or Click Here to buy tickets
CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON THURSDAY
Court 2 at 10am 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. He allegedly stored her head in a freezer.
Court 5 at 10am Hearing in the case of Eamonn Harrison and another in relation to a lorry in which 39 Vietnamese migrants died. Eight women and 31 men were found in the container in Purfleet, Essex, on 23 October last year. Police said they died from a lack of oxygen and overheating in an enclosed space.
Court 5 at 10.30am Jury deliberating in the 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.
Court 5 at 11am Mention in the case of Connor Gwynn-Bliss and others including teenagers aged 16 and 17 accused of murder. Former England taekwondo star Amrou Greenidge, 18, was riding his bike through Fulham, south-west London when he was hit by a car and then attacked while on the ground. He died in hospital.
Court 8 at 9.30am Mention in the case of Ryan Gordon accused of conspiracy to murder and firearms offences.
Court 10 at 10am Extradition hearing continues in the case of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. He is wanted in the US for allegedly conspiring with army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning to expose military secrets between January and May 2010
Court 16 at 10am New trial of Errol James, 51, and Romello Briggs-Leon, 25, who deny murder. Eraj Seifi, 46, was shot in the head in West London.