Cases of interest at the Old Bailey on Friday
Court 5 at 10am Mention in the case of Jan Mercan, 22 (7.08.01) who icharged with the murder of 33-year-old Talip Guzel. The victim was shot dead in Tottenham, north London
Court 6 at 10am trial of bus driver Olusola Popoola accused of causing death by dangerous driving. Melissa Burr, 32, was walking across a pedestrian crossing at Victoria bus station when a single decker shunted into another, throwing it forward in to her. She was crushed and later died from her injuries.
Court 8 at 10am trial of Tyreece Riggon and others, accused of the murder of Lavaun Witter,22, was stabbed to death in Croydon, south London.
Court 11 at 10.30am Plea and trial preparation in the case of Mohammed Rahman, 24, who was charged with attacking two police officers. One male constable was knifed in the neck and chest. He denies attempted murder
Court 13 at 10am Preliminary hearing in the case of Amir El-Harith,who is charged with three offences of distributing terrorist publications, three offences of encouraging terrorism and one offence of possession of information likely to be useful to someone committing or preparing an act of terrorism.
Court 13 at 10.30am Preliminary hearing in the case of Gabrielle Budasz, 23, who has been charged with collecting information of a kind likely to be useful to a person committing or preparing an act of terrorism
Court 13 at 11am preliminary hearing in the case Farhad Mohammad, 44, (21.10.78) of Colchester who was charged by postal requisition with five counts of entering into or becoming concerned in an arrangement as a result of which money or other property is made available or is to be made available to another, contrary to section 17 of the Terrorism Act 2000.
Court 13 at 2pm Sentence of Alex Piatt-Green accused of possessing two hand grenades.