Archive for November, 2016

Bradford trio convicted of conspiracy to defraud Legal Aid Agency – East Midlands

Posted on 25. Nov, 2016 by .

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Mohammed Ayub, formerly principal partner at Chambers Solicitors, Bradford, together with Neil Frew, former head of the immigration department at Chambers and Mohammed Riaz the brother of Mohammed Ayub have today been convicted of conspiracy to defraud the Legal Aid Agency of several hundreds of thousands of pounds at Sheffield Crown Court. —

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Sheffield man given life sentence for Derbyshire manslaughter – Merseyside Cheshire

Posted on 25. Nov, 2016 by .

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A Sheffield man has been sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter at Nottingham Crown Court. Christopher Whelan killed his grandmother, Rose Hill and his aunt, Julie Hill in Shirebrook, Derbyshire in February 2016. —

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Hate Crime Sentencing Uplifts – Yorks Humber

Posted on 25. Nov, 2016 by .

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When a defendant is convicted of a hate crime, the CPS can apply for a sentencing ‘uplift’ which has the effect of increasing the sentence. Some recent successful case studies are summarised below. —

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Hate Crime Sentencing Uplifts – Yorks Humber

Posted on 25. Nov, 2016 by .

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When a defendant is convicted of a hate crime, the CPS can apply for a sentencing ‘uplift’ which has the effect of increasing the sentence. Some recent successful case studies are summarised below. —

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Mega Mela 2016 – North West

Posted on 25. Nov, 2016 by .

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The Mega Mela is a two day event which takes place every summer, the largest celebration of South Asian Culture in the North of England. —

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Mega Mela 2016 – North West

Posted on 25. Nov, 2016 by .

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The Mega Mela is a two day event which takes place every summer, the largest celebration of South Asian Culture in the North of England. —

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Driver sentenced for injuring child on crossing – Merseyside Cheshire

Posted on 23. Nov, 2016 by .

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A driver who seriously injured a nine year old girl on a pedestrian crossing has been sentenced. —

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Domestic abuser sentenced to life for attempted murder of his girlfriend – Yorks Humber

Posted on 22. Nov, 2016 by .

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Oliver Mayes was today sentenced to life with a minimum term of seven and a half years at Hull Crown Court for the attempted murder of his then girlfriend, Krissy Connolly, following an horrific attack at their home on the evening of 19 May 2016. Mayes pleaded guilty at a hearing on 12 August 2016 to her attempted murder and the wounding with intent of a friend who witnessed the incident. —

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Coach driver found guilty of causing three deaths and serious injury by dangerous driving – M1 Bedfordshire – London

Posted on 22. Nov, 2016 by .

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A coach driver has today, Wednesday, 16 November 2016, been found guilty at Luton Crown Court of causing the deaths of three men and serious injury of another by dangerous driving on the M1 in Bedfordshire on Valentine‚Äôs Day last year. —

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Stefano Brizzi convicted of murdering Gordon Semple – North West

Posted on 22. Nov, 2016 by .

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A man who claimed the death of a man he met on social media site Grindr was accidental and the result of a sex game gone wrong has today been convicted of murder. —

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