Cockerel owner gets noise asbo – The Guardian

Posted April 16th, 2008 in animals, ASBOs, news, noise by sally

“A chicken owner has been given an asbo after his cockerels kept neighbours awake by crowing 400 times an hour. Peter Stoodley, 64, has been ordered to evict 80 birds living at the back of his shop in Yeovil after the council received a ‘sustained period’ of complaints about the noise.”

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The Guardian, 16th April 2008

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Practice Direction (Crime: Behaviour Order Application Forms) – WLR Daily

Posted April 10th, 2008 in ASBOs, criminal procedure, practice directions by sally

Practice Direction (Crime: Behaviour Order Application Forms); [2008] WLR (D) 98

“The two forms to be used in connection with r 50.3 of the Criminal Procedure Rules 2005, as substituted, were set out. The amendment was to take effect on 7 April 2008.”

WLR Daily, 9th April 2008

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

Please note once a case has been fully reported in one of the ICLR series the corresponding WLR Daily summary is removed.

‘Sin bins’ fail to improve anti-social families – Daily Telegraph

Posted April 8th, 2008 in ASBOs, news by sally

“Plans to put disruptive families through expensive so-called sin bin programmes to improve their behaviour are proving a costly failure, it has been claimed.”

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Daily Telegraph, 8th April 2008

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Persistent 999 caller given Asbo – BBC News

Posted March 26th, 2008 in ASBOs, emergency services, news by sally

“A woman who rang emergency services more than 100 times when she was drunk to ask for a lift home has been given an Anti-Social Behaviour Order (Asbo).”

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BBC News, 26th March 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Ministers target badly behaved children in £218m crime scheme – The Independent

Posted March 19th, 2008 in ASBOs, children, news by sally

“Hundreds of children displaying anti-social behaviour will be targeted by youth workers under government plans to cut crime.”

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The Independent, 19th March 2008

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Ed Balls plans ‘baby Asbos’ for 10-year olds – Daily Telegraph

Posted March 17th, 2008 in ASBOs, children, news by sally

“Tearaways as young as 10 are to be targeted with ‘baby Asbos’ to stop them going off the rails.”

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Daily Telegraph, 17th March 2008

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Children think Asbos are cool, study finds – Daily Telegraph

Posted February 11th, 2008 in ASBOs, children, news by sally

“Many children do not see receiving an anti-social behaviour order as a sign they have done anything wrong, and some even think they are ‘cool’, a new report has concluded.”

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Daily Telegraph, 11th February 2008

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Asbo bans man’s sheep from village – Daily Telegraph

Posted February 1st, 2008 in ASBOs, grazing, news by sally

“A sheep farmer has been given an Asbo that deprives him of the ancient right to graze his flock in his village.”

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Daily Telegraph, 1st January 2008

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Man armed with axe during visit by Queen jailed for six years – The Guardian

Posted January 30th, 2008 in ASBOs, news, offensive weapons, sentencing by sally

“An ‘angry and aggressive’ man who was arrested carrying an axe in a crowd waiting for Queen Elizabeth was jailed for a total of six years today.”

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The Guardian, 29th January 2008

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Woman who defied Asbo must pay £200,000 – Daily Telegraph

Posted January 23rd, 2008 in ASBOs, costs, news by sally

“A retired businesswoman who flouted an Anti-Social Behaviour Order imposed after she tyrannised her neighbours in a quiet rural hamlet was warned she will have to pay court costs of £200,000.”

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Daily Telegraph, 23rd January 2008

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Journalist has no right to ASBO names, says Information Tribunal – OUT-LAW.com

Posted January 7th, 2008 in ASBOs, freedom of information, news by sally

“A journalist has been refused the right under freedom of information laws to receive a list of anti-social behaviour order (ASBO) recipients because disclosure of a person’s name long after the award of an ASBO is not the same as disclosure at the time.”

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OUT-LAW.com, 7th January 2008

Source: www.out-law.com

Deportation for island ‘Asbo’ man – BBC News

Posted January 7th, 2008 in ASBOs, deportation, news by sally

“A man who spent most of his life living on Anglesey is being deported to the Philippines for breaching an anti-social behaviour order (Asbo).”

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BBC News, 7th January 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Thinktank calls for use of asbos to be reviewed – The Guardian

Posted December 10th, 2007 in ASBOs, news by sally

“Britain is in danger of becoming a nation of ‘paedophobics’, fearful of children and young people, according to a thinktank which warns that antisocial behaviour orders may actually encourage youth crime.”

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The Guardian, 10th December 2007

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Boy gets Asbo for bragging about crimes online – The Guardian

Posted December 5th, 2007 in ASBOs, internet, news, young offenders by sally

“A teenager has been given an antisocial behaviour order that bans him from promoting his criminal behaviour online.”

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The Guardian, 5th December 2007

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Graffiti prison terms overturned – BBC News

Posted October 30th, 2007 in ASBOs, criminal damage, news, sentencing by sally

“Two graffiti artists jailed for spray painting trains and railway bridges have had their sentences overturned.”

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BBC News, 29th October 2007

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Pensioner given Asbo for loud Vera Lynn music – Daily Telegraph

Posted September 26th, 2007 in ASBOs, news by sally

“A patriotic pensioner has been given an Asbo for playing his Vera Lynn records too loudly.”

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Daily Telegraph, 26th September 2007

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Criminal behaviour – Law Society’s Gazette

Posted September 14th, 2007 in ASBOs, special report by sally

“It is eight years since anti-social behaviour orders were introduced. Polly Botsford looks at what, if any, impact they have made.”

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Law Society’s Gazette, 13th September 2007

Source: www.lawgazette.co.uk

Leeds City Council v RG – Times Law Reports

Posted September 11th, 2007 in ASBOs, law reports by sally

Court can extend ASBO

Leeds City Council v RG

Queen’s Bench Divisional Court

“The duration of an antisocial behaviour order could be extended on an application to vary its terms.”

The Times, 11th September 2007

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Please note: the Times Law Reports are only available free on Times Online for 21 days from the day of publication.

Scrap ASBOs, says leading lawyer – The Times

Posted September 3rd, 2007 in ASBOs, news by sally

“A leading barrister and part-time judge believes ASBOs should be scrapped because they could lead to severe injustice.”

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The Times, 3rd September 2007

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Serial A&E user given an Asbo – The Guardian

Posted August 29th, 2007 in ASBOs, hospitals, news by sally

“A man who faked drug overdoses so that he could use hospital A&E wards ‘like hotels’ has been given an Asbo restricting his access to health services.”

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The Guardian, 29th August 2007

Source: www.guardian.co.uk