Committal for Contempt of Court: Edmond
County CourtCommittal for Contempt of Court
Case number: J01BM461
In the County Court at Newcastle-upon-Tyne
10 March 2023
District Judge Dodsworth
South Tyneside Council
On 10 March 2023 District Judge Dodsworth sitting in the County Court at Newcastle upon Tyne found that the defendant, Mr Graham Edmond, was in contempt of court in that he breached paragraph 1 of an order dated 16 September 2022.
The defendant accepted the breach and the Court found that the breach of the order was proven to the criminal standard. This involved the defendant being present within an area that he was excluded from at approximately 1.46 am on 9 March 2023.
The court imposed a sentence that Graham Edmond be committed for contempt to prison for a period of 28 days, less 2 days for time spent on remand, being a total of 26 days.