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Committal for Contempt of Court at Open Court at Bristol: Parrot

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Bristol City Council v Parrott

In relation to the above numbered case on 11 September 2019, His Honour Judge Townsend sitting in the County Court at Bristol Magistrates Court as a Circuit Judge of the County Court, sentenced the Defendant in that case, to a custodial sentence of 56 days for contempt of court on breach of an Injunction Order dated 26 October 2018.

The basis of the sentence imposed is that Ms Parrott was in breach of the Injunction, by entering the area prohibited by the Injunction Order and begging.

These breaches were contrary to the terms of the Injunction Order dated 26 October 2018 to which Ms Parrott was subject.