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Committal for Contempt of Court in Open Court at Plymouth: Shorthouse

Case No: F00TQ161

At Plymouth County Court

30 December 2019


District Judge Leech



Contempt of court hearing:

In relation to F00TQ161 on 30th December 2019 at Plymouth County Court District Judge Leech sentenced Patricia Shorthouse to an immediate custodial sentence of 7 days to run concurrently with the 198 days imposed by order 13th December 2019 for contempt of court. The basis of that sentence was that she had breached the injunction made on 13th December 2019, on 28th December 2019 the defendant entered the town of Torquay in breach of paragraph 2 of the order dated 13th December 2019.

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