Courts

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Kevin Cairns

Conman jailed for swindling dying father

Conman jailed for swindling dying father

A conman who swindled a terminally-ill father out of £12,500 has been jailed for four years.

Friday, March 1, 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019

Louella Fletcher-Michie

Rapper jailed for death of Holby City star's daughter

Rapper jailed for death of Holby City star's daughter

A rapper has been jailed for eight-and-a-half years for the manslaughter of Holby City actor John Michie’s daughter.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Sally Challen

Woman who killed husband granted a retrial in landmark appeal

Woman who killed husband granted a retrial in landmark appeal

A woman who killed her husband with a hammer has had her murder conviction overturned in a landmark appeal.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Coke-on-Trent

‘Coke-on-Trent’ drug gang jailed for 100 years

‘Coke-on-Trent’ drug gang jailed for 100 years

Drug smugglers who ran a £30million drugs ring from Stoke-on-Trent were jailed for a total of 100 years today.

Sammy Challen protesters

Protesters gather to support appeal for woman who murdered abusive husband

Protesters gather to support appeal for woman who murdered abusive husband

Demonstrators gathered at the Royal Courts of Justice in support of a landmark murder conviction appeal they hope will be a historic victory for victims of domestic abuse.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Former judge handed five year prison sentence for asking defendants for sexual favours

Former judge handed five-year prison sentence for asking defendants for sexual favours

Former judge handed prison sentence for asking defendants for sexual favours

Joseph Boeckmann was charged with witness tampering, wire fraud and corruption

Julia Hartley-Brewer says it's 'bizarre' to suggest abuse in the home is more serious than in public

Julia Hartley-Brewer says it's 'bizarre' to suggest abuse in the home is more serious than in public

'It's bizarre to suggest abuse in the home is more serious than in public'

New sentencing guidelines mean domestic abusers are more likely to be handed a prison sentence

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Interrogation chairs put up for sale online in China

Interrogation chairs put up for sale online in China

Interrogation chairs put up for sale online in China

The chairs cost between £55 and £340