Women sentenced for stripping at Manchester airport – Daily Telegraph

Posted November 1st, 2013 in airports, alcohol abuse, conditional discharge, costs, fines, news, public order, sentencing by sally

“Two women have been sentenced for taking off their clothes in front of shocked passengers at Manchester airport.”

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Daily Telegraph, 1st November 2013

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Domestic abuse victim admits harassment charge – BBC News

Posted August 20th, 2013 in conditional discharge, domestic violence, harassment, news, sentencing, victims by tracey

“A victim of domestic abuse ended up in court on a harassment charge against her ex-partner after she made attempts to contact him on Facebook.”

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BBC News, 19th August 2013

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

West Burton power station: 21 protesters sentenced – BBC News

Posted June 10th, 2013 in conditional discharge, demonstrations, energy, news, trespass by sally

“Twenty-one people who occupied a power station for a week have avoided custodial sentences.”

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BBC News, 6th June 2013

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Woman fined for ‘racist’ English insult

Posted April 30th, 2013 in compensation, conditional discharge, fines, harassment, news, racism by sally

“A Welsh woman has been made to pay compensation for using a racist slur against an English woman after calling her ‘an English cow’.”

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Daily Telegraph, 29th April 2013

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Grandfather must pay £50 to boy he tackled after home vandalism – Daily Telegraph

Posted March 1st, 2013 in assault, compensation, conditional discharge, costs, criminal damage, news by tracey

“A grandfather who frogmarched an 11-year-old boy home to his parents after suffering a campaign of vandalism has had to pay the youngster £50 compensation and has been convicted of assault.”

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Daily Telegraph, 1st March 2013

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

R v Varma – WLR Daily

R v Varma [2012] UKSC 42; [2012] WLR (D) 270

“The Crown Court had the power and, in most cases, where the criteria in section 6 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 were satisfied, the duty to make a confiscation order against a defendant following conviction for an offence in respect of which the defendant had received an absolute or a conditional discharge.”

WLR Daily, 10th October 2012

Source: www.iclr.co.uk

R v Varma – headnotes – The Guardian

Posted October 11th, 2012 in appeals, conditional discharge, confiscation, customs and excise, news by sally

“Courts have the power to make confiscation orders where an offender is absolutely or conditionally discharged.”

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The Guardian, 10th October 2012

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Anti-fracking activists found guilty of trespass – The Guardian

“Three activists were found guilty at Preston magistrates court on Tuesday on charges of aggravated trespass and assault after occupying a fracking rig in a Lancashire protest last year.”

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The Guardian, 17th July 2012

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Heathcliff actor who racially harassed partner given conditional discharge – The Guardian

Posted May 29th, 2012 in conditional discharge, costs, harassment, mental health, news, racism by tracey

“A young film actor chosen from a jobcentre to play the role of Heathcliff in Wuthering Heights has been given a conditional discharge for the racially aggravated harassment of his partner and mother of their young daughter.”

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The Guardian, 28th May 2012

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Maths teacher made Nazi taunts to German neighbours – BBC News

Posted March 20th, 2012 in conditional discharge, harassment, news, racism, teachers by sally

“A maths teacher has been found guilty of harassing his German neighbours by playing wartime classics and performing a Nazi salute.”

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BBC News, 19th March 2012

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Fortnum & Mason protesters convicted of aggravated trespass – The Guardian

Posted November 17th, 2011 in conditional discharge, costs, demonstrations, fines, news, trespass by tracey

“Anti-tax avoidance protesters from the group UK Uncut have been found guilty of aggravated trespass after more than 150 people occupied a luxury food retailer during a TUC-organised demonstration last March.”

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The Guardian, 17th November 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Flintshire couple given 10-year ban from keeping pets – BBC News

Posted September 16th, 2010 in animal cruelty, animals, conditional discharge, news by sally

“A Flintshire couple have been banned from keeping animals for 10 years after admitting causing unnecessary suffering to a pet dog with a cancerous tumour.”

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BBC News, 15th September 2010

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Man loses licence after drink-driving in toy Barbie car – Daily Telegraph

Posted April 19th, 2010 in alcohol abuse, conditional discharge, driving licences, news by sally

“A man who was caught drink-driving in a toy car with a top speed of 4mph has been banned from driving.”

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Daily Telegraph, 19th April 2010

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Regina v Clarke (Joseph) – Times Law Reports

Posted July 1st, 2009 in conditional discharge, confiscation, news, sentencing by sally

Regina v Clarke (Joseph)

Court of Appeal

“Where a defendant had been sentenced to an absolute or conditional discharge, the crown court had no power to impose a confiscation order.”

The Times, 1st July 2009

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

R v Clarke (Joseph) – WLR Daily

Posted June 17th, 2009 in conditional discharge, confiscation, law reports, sentencing by sally

R v Clarke (Joseph) [2009] EWCA Crim 1074; [2009] WLR (D) 188

“The Crown Court had no power to impose a confiscation order against a defendant following conviction of an offence for which he or she had been sentenced by way of an absolute or conditional discharge.”

WLR Daily, 16th June 2009

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.