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Wednesday 09 May 2012
Nine Asian men convicted of sexually exploiting teenage girls were jailed for a total of 77 years today as a judge told them they had treated their victims as “worthless and beyond respect”.
Monday 26 March 2012
Three men were jailed for life today for the "calculated and cold-blooded" murder of a nightclub doorman.
Thursday 22 March 2012
A former soap star who admitted driving the getaway car in a gangland shooting has been cleared of murder, it can be reported today.
Saturday 25 February 2012
"We are innocent people loyal to the community," proclaimed the posters adorning the windows of the Tasty Bites takeaway yesterday. If we are guilty, why the police have not arrested us? Why we are still working? Why our shop is still open?"
Wednesday 22 February 2012
A teenager was repeatedly raped by members of a gang who used alcohol and threats of violence to force her to comply with their demands, a court heard today.
Monday 20 February 2012
Two former care home workers who "fleeced" vulnerable patients of tens of thousands of pounds were jailed today.
Friday 20 January 2012
A paedophile who was the first person extradited from China to the UK after he skipped bail on a false passport was finally jailed for seven years and eight months today.
Saturday 14 January 2012
Two alleged gang members who escaped from a prison van faced trial in their absence yesterday over a series of gun and grenade attacks.
Friday 13 January 2012
Liverpool and Everton come together at Anfield tonight to contest the 217th Merseyside derby.
Friday 16 December 2011
There were two significant sporting moments played out in courtrooms in this country this year. One came amid a scrum of international media at Southwark Crown Court on the banks of the Thames in London and resulted in the imprisonment of three Pakistan Test cricketers, the captain Salman Butt, and two of the world's best fast bowlers, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir. It shook cricket, a continent and the sporting world beyond.
Saturday 29 October 2011
The jury in the trial of Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif were yesterday sent home for the weekend by the judge after a second day of deliberations failed to produce a verdict.
Saturday 29 October 2011
An MP's wife was given a nine-month suspended jail sentence yesterday for snatching a kitten from the home of her husband's mistress.
Friday 28 October 2011
An MP's wife was given a nine-month suspended jail sentence today for snatching a kitten from the home of her husband's mistress.
Thursday 27 October 2011
Twenty-four members of an international drugs gang have been handed jail terms ranging from one year to 30 for plotting to smuggle up to 40 tonnes of cocaine into the UK.
Wednesday 26 October 2011
Jurors at the Joanna Yeates murder trial retired today to consider their verdict.
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