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Committal for Contempt of Court in Open Court at Manchester: Ratcliffe

Claim No F03MA219

In The County Court at Manchester

19 March 2020



District Judge Gilham


Adactus Housing Association


Denis Ratcliffe


Pursuant to paragraph 13 of Practice Direction Committal for Contempt of Court

Open Court

On 19th March 2020 Denis Ratcliffe was found in Contempt of Court (on his own admission) for having wilfully breached the Order of 9th July 2019 in that on the 15th March 2020 he used racist language and contacted witness JG, in breach of clauses 1,2 and 3 of the order. There was a total of 1 breach for which he was sentenced to a total of 180 Days.

It was Ordered That Denis Ratcliffe be committed for contempt to Her Majesty’s Prison for a total period of 180 Days, or until lawfully discharged if sooner.

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