Committal for contempt of Court in Open Court in the County Court sitting at Birmingham: Bruce

|Contempt of Court

Pursuant to paragraph 13 of Practice Direction: Committal for Contempt of Court – Open Court

Case Number: C90BM045

Wychavon District Council


John Bruce

In relation to the above numbered case on 21st December 2016, His Honour Judge Rawlings  sitting in the County Court at Birmingham as a Circuit  Judge of the County Court, sentenced the Defendant in that case,  John Bruce to a custodial sentence of  12 months,  suspended until 21st December 2018  for contempt of court on breach of an Injunction Order dated 14th March 2016.  The basis of the sentence imposed is that John Bruce

Was in breach of the Injunction, by

  1. For disobeying the order dated 14th March 2016.
  1. The order is suspended until 21st December 2018 and will not be put into force if during that time the contemnor John Bruce complies with the order of Mr Justice Soole dated 14th March 2016.

These breaches were contrary to the terms of the Injunction Order dated 14 March 2016 to which John Bruce was subject.