Traveller family jailed over kidnap and torture – BBC News

‘Eleven members of the same family who kidnapped and tortured a couple they falsely accused of murdering a widow have been jailed.’

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BBC News, 3rd April 2014

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Sikh man jailed over knife attack on former Indian general Kuldip Singh Brar – The Independent

Posted March 24th, 2014 in armed forces, assault, grievous bodily harm, India, news, sentencing, Sikhism by sally

‘A Sikh man has received a lengthy jail sentence after being convicted of slashing a former Indian military lieutenant general in the neck while he was on holiday in London.’

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The Independent, 21st March 2014

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Mary Konye jailed for 12 years for acid attack on former friend in east London – The Guardian

‘A woman who threw acid in the face of her friend while disguised by a Muslim veil has been jailed for 12 years.’

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The Guardian, 21st March 2014

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Northampton man has sentence increased to life for brutal rape – Attorney General’s Office

Posted March 5th, 2014 in appeals, grievous bodily harm, news, rape, sentencing by sally

‘Gintas Burinskas’ sentence becomes one of life imprisonment with a minimum term of 6 years.’

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Attorney General’s Office, 4th March 2014

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Rotherham machete ‘rampage’ murderer jailed for life – BBC News

Posted February 24th, 2014 in grievous bodily harm, murder, news, sentencing by sally

‘A man who admitted stabbing his boss 51 times before going on a “rampage” with a machete has been jailed for life.’

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BBC News, 21st February 2014

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Woman guilty of acid attack on friend while disguised in niqab – The Guardian

Posted January 24th, 2014 in assault, grievous bodily harm, news by sally

‘A business student is facing jail after being found guilty of an acid attack that left a friend scarred for life.’

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The Guardian, 23rd January 2014

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Gardener Andrew Woodhouse who beat thieves is cleared – BBC News

Posted January 23rd, 2014 in grievous bodily harm, news, self-defence, theft by sally

‘A gardener has been cleared of causing grievous bodily harm to thieves he caught red-handed raiding his business.’

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BBC News, 23rd January 2014

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Wife escapes jail after mowing husband of 50 years down – Daily Telegraph

Posted December 11th, 2013 in domestic violence, grievous bodily harm, married persons, news by sally

‘Couple, who have three children, showed a united front in court and claim they still love each other and want to put the crash behind them.’

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Daily Telegraph, 10th December 2013

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Battered wife Sally Stickland ran over husband with car – BBC News

‘A woman who ran over her husband after suffering years of domestic violence has been given a suspended prison term.’

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BBC News, 9th December 2013

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Cyclist who fled after hitting girl, nine, faces jail – Daily Telegraph

Posted November 27th, 2013 in bicycles, children, grievous bodily harm, news, wanton and furious driving by tracey

‘ A cyclist who left a nine-year-old girl with life-threatening injuries after knocking her down on a pedestrian crossing is facing jail. Philip Benwell, 38, was charged with causing grievous bodily harm to Leila Crofts by “wanton and furious” cycling under the 1861 Offences Against the Person Act.’

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Daily Telegraph, 26th November 2013

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Andrew Jaipaul murder: Allan Kalema sentenced to 14 years in prison – BBC News

Posted October 21st, 2013 in conspiracy, grievous bodily harm, murder, news, sentencing, violent disorder by sally

“A gang member has been jailed for life after a painter and decorator was stabbed 25 times in a London estate.”

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BBC News, 18th October 2013

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Marvin Samuels jailed for rape and murder – BBC News

Posted October 15th, 2013 in grievous bodily harm, murder, news, rape, sentencing by sally

“A man who raped a stranger hours before murdering his ex-girlfriend has been jailed for life, with a minimum term of 33 years.”

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BBC News, 14th October 2013

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Victim suing police for taking too long to arrive – Daily Telegraph

“A crime victim who was beaten almost to death by a baseball bat-wielding gang of thugs is fighting a landmark battle for compensation from Humberside police.”

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Daily Telegraph, 8th October 2013

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Attacker’s sentence increased over deportation fear – Daily Telegraph

Posted September 30th, 2013 in deportation, grievous bodily harm, human rights, news, sentencing by sally

“Senior judges have increased the sentence handed to a violent foreign criminal because of the risk he would be freed from jail before the government could organise his deportation from Britain.”

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Daily Telegraph, 27th September 2013

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Burglar who rammed police officer against lamppost jailed for 12 years – The Guardian

Posted September 30th, 2013 in burglary, grievous bodily harm, news, police, sentencing by sally

“A prolific burglar who used his car to crush a police officer against a lamppost in a desperate escape bid has been jailed for 12 years.”

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The Guardian, 27th September 2013

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Children sue drunk driver who killed their parents in Dorset’s millionaires row – The Independent

Posted September 20th, 2013 in alcohol abuse, dangerous driving, families, grievous bodily harm, homicide, news by sally

“The drunk driver who killed a wealthy London couple is being sued for hundreds of thousands of pounds by their children.”

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The Independent, 19th September 2013

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Criminal who burned woman’s face can stay in Britain because of his human rights – Daily Telegraph

Posted September 9th, 2013 in appeals, assault, deportation, grievous bodily harm, human rights, immigration, news by tracey

“A violent foreign criminal who burned a woman’s face with melted plastic and scalded her with boiling water has defeated a bid to deport him from Britain because of his human rights, the Telegraph can disclose.”

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Daily Telegraph, 6th September 2013

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Man jailed for slashing two friends in row over Lee Rigby – The Guardian

Posted September 9th, 2013 in armed forces, assault, grievous bodily harm, murder, news, sentencing, weapons by tracey

“A man who slashed two friends with a knife during a drunken row over the
murder of soldier Lee Rigby has been jailed for five years.”

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The Guardian, 6th September 2013

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Former rider for Queen’s horse trainer jailed for jealous attack – The Guardian

Posted September 6th, 2013 in grievous bodily harm, news, sentencing by tracey

“A horse rider who worked for the Queen’s trainer has been jailed for four years after attacking an ex-jockey in a jealous rage, leaving him looking like ‘the victim of a road traffic accident.’ ”

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The Guardian, 5th September 2013

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Wolverhampton rubbish chute mother can be freed – BBC News

Posted September 4th, 2013 in children, early release, grievous bodily harm, mental health, news, sentencing by sally

“A mother who threw her newborn daughter down a rubbish chute when she had severe post-natal depression can be released from jail, judges have ruled.”

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BBC News, 3rs September 2013

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