UK Courts

Knifeman Who Inspired 'You Ain't No Muslim Bruv' Denies Trying To Behead Commuter In Station

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.05.2016 | UK

A man whose attack on commuters at a London train station sparked the "you ain't no Muslim, bruv" backlash has denied he tried to behead one passenger...

Celebrity Threesome Star Now Tries To Gag Twitter

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK

The star at the centre of the celebrity threesome injunction is now reportedly trying to stop his name from circulating on social media, even in count...

US Editor Vows To Expose More Brit Celebs Behind Injuctions

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK

The editor of a US tabloid who identified both a celebrity threesome couple and the married actor that Helen Wood reportedly had sex with, has vowed t...

Hillsborough Police Were 'Paid Money To Tell Lies' A Furious Andy Burnham Says

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 26.04.2016 | UK

Andy Burnham has demanded police investigating the Hillsborough disaster be prosecuted for being paid public money to "tell lies". The shadow home sec...

Press Banned From Naming Woman Who Died After 'Losing Sparkle'

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 25.04.2016 | UK

Journalists have been banned from reporting the name of a woman who died after refusing life-saving treatment, over fears it would infringe her family...

Schoolboy Who Idolised Yorkshire Ripper Found Guilty Of Frenzied Stranger Killings

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 22.04.2016 | UK

Warning: story contains graphic content A teenage boy who was obsessed with killers including the Yorkshire Ripper has been found guilty of mu...

5 Celebrities Whose Attempts To Gag The Press With Super-Injunctions Backfired

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 14.04.2016 | UK

News that a married celebrity dad who allegedly cheated on his spouse in a threesome gained an injunction against the British press to hide his identi...

Adam Johnson Lodges Appeal Against Sexual Activity Conviction

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK

Disgraced footballer Adam Johnson has begun an appeal against his conviction for sexual activity with a child, a court official has confirmed, and wil...

Husband 'Decapitated Wife And Flushed Her Head Down The Toilet'

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.03.2016 | UK

An estranged husband decapitated his wife of 30 years, smashed up her head and flushed it down the toilet in an act of "pure hatred", a court heard. C...

Cameras To Be Allowed Inside Crown Courts Within Weeks

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 20.03.2016 | UK

Television cameras are set to be allowed into Crown Courts for the first time, it has been revealed. Sentencing remarks made by senior judges will be ...

London Church Fined Over 3am Demon Banishing Services

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK

A south London church has been fined several thousand pounds for annoying neighbours with noisey 3am services aimed at banishing 'demons'. Magistrates...

Harris On Seven New Charges Including Assault On Disabled Woman

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 17.03.2016 | UK

Rolf Harris has denied seven further sex attacks, including an assault on a disabled woman and offences at the BBC, after appearing in London's Westmi...

Family Court Magistrate Sacked For Gay Adoption Comments

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK

A Christian magistrate who has been sacked after opposing adoption by gay parents during a BBC interview has labelled the decision "intolerant" and is...

Cameron's Prison Visit Got Very Awkward When He Was Given This Message

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK

Here's a sight some of his fiercest critics will be pleased with - David Cameron behind bars. The Prime Minister was visiting HMP Onley ahead of a...

Death Certificate Granted For Lord Lucan, 42 Years After He Went Missing

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK

George Bingham, the only son of missing peer Lord Lucan, has been granted a death certificate by a High Court judge in London. Bingham applied unde...

Lord Lucan's Son Seeks Death Certificate So He Can Inherit Title

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK

An application by the only son of missing peer Lord Lucan for a death certificate of his father will be heard by a High Court judge in London on Wedne...

Michael Gove Reverses *Another* Of Chris Grayling's Policies

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 28.01.2016 | UK Politics

Justice Secretary Michael Gove is to ditch plans to completely overhaul legal aid, reversing yet another policy by his controversial predecessor Chris...

Will Faulty Government Software Really Cause Thousands of Divorce Settlements to be Re-Opened?

Richard Adams | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK
Richard Adams

It is therefore likely that it is only those couples who did not use a lawyer to reach a financial settlement on divorce and who relied on the auto-correct function of the Ministry of Justice software who have cause for concern, and the number of cases affected will be significantly lower than the numbers being bandied around within the press.

Lee Rigby's Killer Is Suing For Having His Teeth Knocked Out In Jail

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK

One of the men who brutally killed Fusilier Lee Rigby is suing for compensation two years after his teeth were knocked out during an incident in high-...

Tube Attack Suspect 'Was Doing It For Syria' Court Told

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 07.12.2015 | UK

The man accused of launching an attack at Leytonstone Tube station, which left a male commuter with a five inch knife wound across the neck, was "doi...

Man To Appear In Court Facing Attempted Murder Charge Over Leystonstone Stabbing

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 07.12.2015 | UK

A man arrested after carrying out a knife attack at Leytonstone Underground station has appeared in court charged with attempted murder. Muhaydin M...

Mother Pleads For Transgender Daughter To Be Spared All-Male Prison

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK

A young transgender woman battling being sentenced to serve time in an all-male prison has earned the backing of almost 50,000 people in just 48 hours...

Footage Emerges Of Becky Watts Stepbrother 'In Tears During Kidnap Plan Admission'

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 22.10.2015 | UK

The stepbrother of Becky Watts broke down in tears as he described to police how he planned to "make her more appreciative of life" by kidnapping her,...

Loot From £20m Hatton Garden Raid Found In Cemetery

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK

One of the Hatton Garden raiders has been escorted from prison under armed guard to show detectives where he buried a share of the £20 million loot s...

Cameron's Crackdown On Islamophobia Comes A Little Too Late

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 13.10.2015 | UK

Hate crime rates have risen dramatically, jumping by nearly 20% in the past year, new figures reveal. A spike in offences motivated by race and rel...