Archive for February 18th, 2011

Man jailed for 1982 rape of woman – The Independent

“A 55-year-old man was jailed for 13 years today for the ‘degrading’ rape of a teenager committed 29 years ago.”

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The Independent, 18th February 2011

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Boots fined £10,000 for Welshpool man’s trap door fall – BBC News

“Boots has been fined £10,000 after a 76-year-old man fell through an open trap door at one of its shops in Powys.”

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BBC News, 18th February 2011

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Ex-soldier gets life for trying to blow up pregnant wife – The Guardian

“A former reservist soldier has been jailed for life after being found guilty of trying to murder his pregnant wife by booby-trapping a car with a hand grenade.”

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The Guardian, 18th February 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Brothers guilty of Lapland con – The Independent

“Two brothers were convicted today of misleading thousands of customers into visiting a what they claimed was a Lapland-style theme park.”

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The Independent, 18th February 2011

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Prisoners lose voting compensation bid – The Independent

“The High Court has blocked a compensation bid by prisoners barred from voting in last year’s general election.  Claims have been launched in county courts nationwide by 585 serving prisoners, with another 1,000 potential cases in the pipeline, Mr Justice Langstaff was told in London.”

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The Independent, 18th February 2011

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Recent Statutory Instruments – legislation.gov.uk

The Healthy Start Scheme and Welfare Food (Amendment) Regulations 2011

The Marine Licensing (Exempted Activities) Order 2011

The Rotherham (Electoral Changes) Order 2011

The Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 (Amendment) Regulations 2011

The New Forest (Electoral Changes) Order 2011

The Food Labelling (Declaration of Allergens) (England) Regulations 2011

The Wireless Telegraphy (Mobile Communication Services on Board Ships) (Exemption) Regulations 2011

Source: www.legislation.gov.uk

History of corporate manslaughter: five key cases – Daily Telegraph

“Following Cotswold Geotechnical’s landmark £385,000 fine on Thursday for corporate manslaughter we take a look back at five key cases.”

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Daily Telegraph, 18th February 2011

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk


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