Scores of killers who were given life terms released from prison to commit serious crimes – Daily Telegraph

Posted March 5th, 2009 in news, release on licence, sentencing by sally

“Scores of killers released from life sentences have gone on to commit serious crimes over the past decade, including murder and rape, the Government has admitted.”

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Daily Telegraph, 5th March 2009

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CCTV simulated-sex pair sentenced – BBC News

Posted March 5th, 2009 in harassment, news, sentencing by sally

“A couple who were caught on CCTV cameras simulating sex to torment their neighbours have both been given two-year restraining orders.”

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BBC News, 4th March 2009

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YouTube man fined over cannabis – BBC News

Posted March 4th, 2009 in drug offences, internet, news, sentencing by sally

“A Somerset man has been fined £200 after posting a video on the YouTube website of cannabis he was growing.”

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BBC News, 4th March 2009

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Woman jailed for husband’s murder – BBC News

Posted March 4th, 2009 in married persons, murder, news, sentencing by sally

“A woman has been jailed for life for murdering her husband after she was faced with losing their £170,000 family home during a marriage break-up.”

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BBC News, 4th March 2009

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Man jailed for raping pensioner – BBC News

Posted March 4th, 2009 in news, rape, sentencing by sally

“A man who tortured and raped an 85-year-old woman after breaking into her home has been jailed for life.”

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BBC News, 3rd March 2009

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Sentence for woman dog strangler – BBC News

Posted March 3rd, 2009 in animal cruelty, mental health, news, sentencing by sally

“A woman with a history of mental illness has been given a six-month conditional discharge after admitting strangling two dogs.”

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BBC News, 2nd March 2009

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Ban for 12-pints speeding driver – BBC News

Posted March 3rd, 2009 in alcohol abuse, dangerous driving, news, sentencing by sally

“A court has heard how a man crashed into a lamp post while driving at 80mph in a 30mph zone after drinking 12 pints and rowing with his girlfriend.”

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BBC News, 2nd March 2009

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Jail for 1977 bus station rapist – BBC News

Posted March 2nd, 2009 in news, rape, sentencing by sally

“A man has been jailed for six-and-a-half years after pleading guilty to the rape of a woman at a South Yorkshire bus station 32 years ago.”

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BBC News, 2nd March 2009

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Internet auction fraudster jailed – BBC News

Posted March 2nd, 2009 in conspiracy, fraud, internet, news, sentencing by sally

“A man who faked his own death after conning eBay customers of £23,500 worth of goods they never received has been jailed for two years.”

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BBC News, 2nd March 2009

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Ex-restaurant boss spared prison – BBC News

Posted March 2nd, 2009 in insider dealing, news, sentencing by sally

“A former multi-millionaire restaurant boss has been spared jail for two offences of insider trading.”

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BBC News, 2nd March 2009

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Prison sentence for 122mph biker – BBC News

Posted March 2nd, 2009 in dangerous driving, motorcycles, news, sentencing by sally

“A motorcyclist caught speeding at 122mph (196km/h) with his 14-year-old son riding pillion has been sentenced to six months in prison.”

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BBC News, 2nd March 2009

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Death crash sentence may increase – BBC News

Posted February 27th, 2009 in dangerous driving, news, sentencing by sally

“A Lincolnshire man responsible for the deaths of four of his children when he crashed into a river could have his jail sentence extended.”

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BBC News, 27th February 2009

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Boy, 14, sentenced for sex abuse – BBC News

Posted February 27th, 2009 in news, sentencing, sexual offences, young offenders by sally

“A 14-year-old boy has been given a three year supervision order after sexually abusing two 10-year-old boys in Wiltshire.”

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BBC News, 26th February 2009

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Jail for new parent drug dealers – BBC News

Posted February 27th, 2009 in drug offences, news, sentencing by sally

“A drug dealing couple have been jailed just days after their son was born in prison.”

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BBC News, 26th February 2009

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Gun killer sentenced to at least 26 years – The Independent

Posted February 27th, 2009 in murder, news, sentencing by sally

“A young gunman known as Scarface was jailed for life today for the murder of a promising teenage footballer. Richard Harrison-Allen, 20, shot Etem Celebi dead in November 2007 as he tried to flee the scene in the Smalley Close estate, Stoke Newington, north London. Today gang member Harrison-Allen, who was convicted of the teenager’s murder earlier this month, was sentenced to a minimum of 26 years at St Albans Crown Court.”

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The Independent, 26th February 2009

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Mother jailed for failing to send daughter to school 100 yards from home – Daily Telegraph

Posted February 27th, 2009 in news, sentencing, truancy by sally

“A mother has been sent to prison for letting her 11-year-old daughter miss 90 per cent of her lessons, despite living just 100 yards from the school.”

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Daily Telegraph, 26th February 2009

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Woman guilty of supermarket death – BBC News

Posted February 26th, 2009 in homicide, news, sentencing by sally

“A woman has been found guilty of manslaughter after a shopper was killed following a row over queue jumping.”

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BBC News, 26th February 2009

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Lord Ahmed jailed for sending texts while driving before fatal crash – The Guardian

Posted February 26th, 2009 in dangerous driving, news, sentencing by sally

“The prominent Labour peer Lord Ahmed of Rotherham was jailed for 12 weeks today after admitting sending texts while driving shortly before his Jaguar ploughed into a stationary car on the M1, killing its driver.”

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The Guardian, 25th February 2009

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Xbox row killer jailed for life – BBC News

Posted February 20th, 2009 in murder, news, sentencing, young offenders by sally

“An illiterate teenager who was convicted of stabbing a boy to death at a house party in Manchester has been given a life sentence.”

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BBC News, 20th February 2009

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Life for ‘sadistic’ 1996 killer – BBC News

Posted February 20th, 2009 in murder, news, sentencing by sally

“A labourer found guilty of killing a 34-year-old woman as she walked her dogs in 1996 has been jailed for life and told to serve a minimum 19 years.”

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BBC News, 19th February 2009

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