Lee Rigby internet troll spared jail – BBC News

‘An internet troll who claimed the murder of Lee Rigby was a conspiracy has been spared jail.’
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BBC News, 27th August 2015

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Former private school teacher jailed for making indecent images of children – The Guardian

Posted August 28th, 2015 in indecent photographs of children, news, sentencing, teachers by sally

‘A former teacher has been jailed after admitting making indecent images of scores of children using hidden cameras at a boarding school, behaviour the judge called his “fatal flaw”.’

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The Guardian, 27th August 2015

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Man who posed as legal adviser jailed after trading standards prosecution – Local Government Lawyer

Posted August 26th, 2015 in benefits, fraud, guilty pleas, McKenzie friends, news, sentencing by sally

‘A Biggleswade man who made more than £5,000 after advertising his services as a professional McKenzie friend has been jailed for three years after being found guilty of multiple trading standards and housing benefits offences.’

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Local Government Lawyer, 21st August 2015

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Bigamist jailed after cheating dying wife out of £30,000 in benefits – The Guardian

Posted August 26th, 2015 in benefits, bigamy, news, obtaining property by deception, sentencing by sally

‘A lorry driver has been jailed for cheating his terminally ill wife out of £30,000 of incapacity benefits and committing bigamy by marrying a new bride on their wedding anniversary.’

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The Guardian, 25th August 2015

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Billy Mankelow murder: Leeds man Richard Danter jailed for life – BBC News

Posted August 25th, 2015 in murder, news, sentencing, violent offenders by sally

‘A man with a history of violent and sexual offending has been jailed for a minimum of 15 years for the savage murder of a Leeds University student.’

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BBC News, 21st August 2015

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Brendan Conway TV talent show dancer jailed for grooming boys – BBC News

Posted August 25th, 2015 in news, sentencing, sexual grooming by sally

‘A chef and youth football coach who appeared on a TV talent show has been jailed for eight years for using social networking sites to groom boys.’

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BBC News, 24th August 2015

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Scott Gibson death: Cumbria Police officer found guilty – BBC News

Posted August 21st, 2015 in careless driving, community service, homicide, news, police, sentencing by sally

‘A Cumbria Police officer has been found guilty of causing the death of a motorcyclist by careless driving.’

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BBC News, 20th August 2015

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Defendants ‘venue shop’ for more lenient sentence – Law Society’s Gazette

Posted August 20th, 2015 in consultations, defence, magistrates, news, sentencing by sally

‘Magistrates should be trained to apply sentencing guidelines correctly to stop defendants ‘venue shopping’ for a more lenient sentence, the Law Society has said.’

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Law Society’s Gazette, 18th August 2015

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Tormented pensioner jailed over carrying gun for protection released after legal error – Daily Telegraph

Posted August 20th, 2015 in elderly, firearms, imprisonment, mistake, news, sentencing by sally

‘Roy Delph freed as it emerges lawyers incorrectly classify his 124-year-old weapon after public outcry at his two-year prison sentence for carrying gun.’
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Daily Telegraph, 20th August 2015

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Wallasey man jailed for posting ‘revenge porn’ images – BBC News

Posted August 20th, 2015 in crime, news, pornography, restraint orders, sentencing by sally

‘A man has been jailed for 16 weeks for posting sexually explicit photographs of a woman on social media.’
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BBC News, 19th August 2015

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Former lawyers convicted of providing illegal immigration advice – Legal Futures

‘A former solicitor and barrister have both been convicted and sentenced by magistrates for the providing unregulated immigration advice and services.’
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Legal Futures, 20th August 2015

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Woman fined nearly £300 for stealing three bottles of baby milk – The Independent

Posted August 19th, 2015 in charities, community service, fines, magistrates, news, sentencing, theft by sally

‘A woman has been fined nearly £300 for stealing three bottles of baby milk at South Derbyshire Magistrates Court this week.’

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The Independent, 18th August 2015

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Drunk gran who Tasered shopkeeper in racist attack is spared jail – The Independent

Posted August 19th, 2015 in assault, news, racism, sentencing, suspended sentences, weapons by sally

‘A drunk grandmother who attacked a shopkeeper with a Taser in a racist tirade has reportedly been spared jail.’

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The Independent, 18th August 2015

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Carlisle arsonist Thomas Galloway jailed for risking children – BBC News

Posted August 17th, 2015 in arson, news, sentencing by sally

‘An arsonist has been jailed for setting fire to his bed while his wife was in it and while three young children were in their house.’

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BBC News, 14th August 2015

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Mowbray Park rapist Syed Ali jailed after ‘preying’ on girl – BBC News

Posted August 17th, 2015 in news, rape, sentencing by sally

‘A 47-year-old man who raped a 16-year-old girl in a Wearside park has been jailed for eight years.’

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BBC News, 14th August 2015

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‘Unidentified’ sex attacker jailed for Holloway attempted rape – BBC News

Posted August 17th, 2015 in attempts, identification, news, rape, sentencing by sally

‘A man has been jailed for attempted rape despite police not knowing who he is or finding his victim.’

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BBC News, 14th August 2015

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Two jailed for freeing wild boar into the wild in Maesteg – BBC News

Posted August 17th, 2015 in animals, burglary, news, sentencing by sally

‘Two “sophisticated” thieves have been jailed for freeing more than 40 wild boar from a farm in Bridgend county.’
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BBC News, 14th August 2015

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Mother jailed after branding smiley face on baby’s cheek with cigarette lighter – The Guardian

Posted August 17th, 2015 in child cruelty, news, sentencing by sally

‘A mother who branded her 16-month-old baby’s cheek with a “smiley” mark using a cigarette lighter has been jailed.’

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The Guardian, 15th August 2015

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Fake lawyer Mohammed Kabba jailed for ‘tricking judges’ – BBC News

Posted August 14th, 2015 in impersonation, news, perverting the course of justice, sentencing by tracey

‘A man who tricked high-ranking judges into thinking he was a solicitor has been sentenced to 16 months in prison.’

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BBC News, 14th August 2015

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Paedophiles and sex offenders receiving record sentences as number of convictions soars – The Independent

Posted August 14th, 2015 in child abuse, news, sentencing, sexual offences, statistics by tracey

‘Soaring numbers of paedophiles and other sex offenders are being convicted and are receiving record prison sentences, new figures have disclosed.’

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The Independent, 13th August 2015

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