Regina v Major – WLR Daily

Posted December 3rd, 2010 in harassment, law reports, restraining orders by sally

Regina v Major [2010] WLR (D) 309

“The Registrar of Criminal Appeals had power to grant a representation order in respect of an application or appeal against a restraining order imposed on acquittal of an offence, pursuant to the provisions of s 5A of the Protection from Harassment Act 1997.”

WLR Daily, 2nd December 2010

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

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Spurned lover publishes sex photographs of ex-girlfriend on Facebook – Daily Telegraph

Posted November 5th, 2010 in burglary, harassment, news, restraining orders, sentencing by sally

“Hooper used his former girlfriend’s own page on the social networking site to post the seven ‘intimate’ shots of her, Gloucester Crown Court was told. Hooper, 34, of Churchdown, Glos, was jailed for 18 months after he admitted breaching a restraining order and committing an unrelated burglary at another woman’s flat.”

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Daily Telegraph, 5th November 2010

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Stalkers are criminals – not ‘incompetent suitors’ – The Guardian

Posted January 29th, 2010 in harassment, news, restraining orders by sally

“A man who harassed a woman for seven years has been jailed for just 16 weeks. Why is the law so slow to realise that stalking is a serious – and often violent – crime?”

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The Guardian, 29th January 2010

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Violent partners set to face restraining orders – The Guardian

Posted August 21st, 2009 in domestic violence, news, restraining orders by sally

“Abusive partners could face restraining orders, even if they are acquitted of assault under new powers to be introduced next month.”

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The Guardian, 21st August 2009

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Supperstone v Hurst and another – WLR Daily

Posted June 11th, 2009 in law reports, restraining orders, vexatious litigants by sally

Supperstone v Hurst and another [2009] EWHC 1271 (Ch); [2009] WLR (D) 176

“The court did not have jurisdiction to make an extended civil restraint order which prevented the person subject to the order from engaging in any form of mere communication with the person for whose benefit the order was made.”

WLR Daily, 10th June 2009

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

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Suspended sentence for DJ Kershaw – BBC News

Posted December 17th, 2008 in harassment, news, restraining orders, sentencing by sally

“DJ Andy Kershaw has been given a suspended six-month prison sentence after breaching a restraining order banning him contacting his ex-partner.”

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BBC News, 16th December 2008

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Judge breached restraining order against ex-wife and her boyfriend – Daily Telegraph

Posted July 22nd, 2008 in harassment, judges, news, restraining orders, sentencing by sally

“A judge has been sentenced to 50 hours community service after he admitted breaching a restraining order imposed following a campaign of harassment against his ex-wife and her boyfriend.”

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Daily Telegraph, 21st July 2008

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‘Neighbour from hell’ is banned by court from living in his own home – The Times

Posted January 10th, 2008 in harassment, news, restraining orders by sally

“A homeowner who terrorised his next-door neighbours for five years has been banned from living and sleeping in his own house in what could be a legal first.”

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The Times, 10th January 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk