Family Court

Yesterday 16th october in Open Court, just having celebrated her 40th birthday, a mother was jailed for one month

Posted by john. Her crime was not a crime and Counsel for the mother in mitigation pointed out that nothing she had done was criminal [except HHJ Plumstead pointed out that harassment that badly worded law where almost anything becomes a crime if the complainant perceives they were distressed or alarmed is now a crime]. […]