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Court Hears How Clifford Boasted Of Sex With Diana Ross

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK

Publicist Max Clifford groped a teenage model who went to him for career advice and told her she could get a part in a James Bond film - but might hav...

Jury Selection To Begin In Max Clifford Trial

PA | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK

Jury selection is due to start today in the trial of PR guru Max Clifford who is accused of a string of indecent assaults. The 70-year-old, from He...

Max Clifford Pleads Not Guilty

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK

Max Clifford has pleaded not guilty to indecent assault charges, protesting his innocence on the way into court. The veteran PR man faces 11 counts...

Fraudsters Faked Hollywood Blockbuster Starring Andrea McLean In Tax Scam

PA | Posted 13.03.2013 | UK

Fraudsters who pretended to be behind a Hollywood blockbuster were forced to hastily make a film called A Landscape Of Lies on a shoestring budget in ...

Vicky Pryce Accused Of 'Cooking Up' Defence Over Speeding Points

PA | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK

The ex-wife of disgraced former MP Chris Huhne "cooked up" her defence and took his speeding points as "a quick fix to an inconvenient problem", a cou...

Tamara Ecclestone Ex-Lover Blackmail Verdict Announced

PA | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK

Derek Rose, 33, of Camden, north London, has been found guilty of blackmailing model and socialite Tamara Ecclestone at Southwark Crown Court. Rose...

Chris Huhne: Paying the Pryce for the Perversion of Justice

James Silcocks | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
James Silcocks

It seems that Chris Huhne's sentence is already a foregone conclusion; he is almost definitely going to receive a custodial sentence. The fate of Vicky Pryce, however, for now remains uncertain.

Counter-Terrorism Detective Found Guilty Of NotW Cash Claim

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.01.2013 | UK

A senior counter-terrorism detective has been found guilty of trying to sell information to the News of the World. Detective Chief Inspector April ...

Sister Of Murdered Shafilea Ahmed Spared Jail Over Armed Robbery

PA | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK

The sister of honour killing victim Shafilea Ahmed has been spared jail and given a 12-month suspended sentence for organising a robbery at her parent...

Jury Fails To Reach Verdict In Racist Abuse Case

PA | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK

A jury trying Metropolitan Police Constable Alex MacFarlane, who admitted calling a black suspect a "n*****", has been discharged after failing to rea...

PC Denies Calling Man A 'N****R' Was Racial Abuse

PA | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK

A Metropolitan Police constable has admitted in court to calling a suspect a "n*****" but claimed it was not intended as racial abuse. In an exchan...

'You Will Always Be A N****R'

PA | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK

A Metropolitan Police constable racially abused a suspect who had allegedly been strangled by another officer, a court has heard. Pc Alex MacFarlan...

Should He Have Seen It Coming? Thief Who Stole From Derren Brown Convicted

PA | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK

A man has been convicted of cashing over £30,000 worth of cheques stolen from illusionist Derren Brown. Bernard Ayanbanjo, 48, was given the chequ...

'Rogue Trader' With The 'Magic Touch'

Posted 14.09.2012 | UK

A City trader who gambled away £1.4 billion thought he had "the magic touch" but caused "chaos and disaster". Kweku Adoboli, 32, exceeded his trad...

Lloyds Bank Boss Admits £2.4m Fraud

PA | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK

A former Lloyds bank boss in charge of online security admitted a £2.4 million fraud on Tuesday. Jessica Harper took the money over a four-year pe...

Brooks In Court For Hearing

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK

Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks and her racehorse trainer husband Charlie appeared in court on Friday, facing charges relatin...

Brooks Due In Court

PA | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK

Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks and her racehorse trainer husband Charlie are to appear in court on charges relating to the p...

Pc Who Struck Ian Tomlinson Was 'Making An Example Of Him'

PA | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK

The police officer accused of killing Ian Tomlinson was "making an example of him" when he struck him with a baton and pushed him to the ground, a cou...

Ian Tomlinson's Family Cry Watching Footage Of His Final Moments

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK

Relatives of newspaper seller Ian Tomlinson broke down in court ton Tuesday as film footage of his final hours of life was shown. The 47-year-old's...

Ian Tomlinson Killed By PC's 'Act Of Aggression'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2012 | UK

A police officer killed newspaper seller Ian Tomlinson in "a gratuitous act of aggression" while his "blood was up", a court heard on Monday. Pc Si...

Multi-million Pound Crime Ring Jailed

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.06.2012 | UK

Members of a multi-million pound organised crime gang specialising in providing fake identities and documents to thousands of customers have been jail...

Huhne And Ex-Wife Due In Court

PA | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Politics

Former energy secretary Chris Huhne and his ex-wife are due to appear in court charged with perverting the course of justice. Huhne allegedly persu...

Man Who Hacked Abortion Provider Site Jailed For Two And A Half Years

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK

Computer "whiz kid" James Jeffery, who hacked into the website of Britain's biggest abortion provider has been jailed for two years and eight months. ...

Man Jailed For 14 Years In UK's Biggest Ponzi Scheme

Huffington Post UK / PA | Posted 08.03.2012 | UK

Corrupt businessman Kautilya Nandan Pruthi, who duped celebrities, sports stars and hundreds of other victims out of £115m in Britain's biggest "Ponz...

Ali Dizaei Trial: Timeline

PA | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK

Ali Dizaei's corruption retrial was the latest chapter in a 26 year police career fraught with drama. 1986 Dizaei joins Thames Valley Police. ...