Committal for Contempt of Court in Open Court at the County Court sitting at Manchester: Houghton

|Contempt of Court

Before District Judge Khan

In The County Court at Manchester sitting at Crown Square

Claim No: C02MA064

22 June 2017


Manchester City Council – Applicant


Christopher Houghton – Respondant

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

Open Court

On 22 June 2017 Christopher Houghton was found in Contempt of Court (on his own admission) for having breached the Order of 20 June 2016 (extended on 13 June 2017) in that he had been found to be present in an area in Manchester from which, by reason of the provisions of the order of 20 June 2016, he was excluded and had caused nuisance or annoyance or harassment or alarm or distress. There were a total of 4 breaches, for which he was sentenced to a total of 12 weeks suspended for 12 months.