Committal for Contempt of Court – Open Court at Birmingham: Maguire

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


Case Number D02BM967: James Maguire snr v Birmingham City Council

In relation to the above numbered case on 30 August 2019 Recorder Hil QC Sitting in the County Court at Birmingham as a Judge of the County Court, sentenced the Defendant in that case, to a custodial sentence of 26 weeks for contempt of court on breach of an Injunction Order dated 15 December The basis of the sentence imposed is that James Maguire was in breach of the Injunction, by:

  1. ON 29 AUGUST 2019 BEGGING IN STRATFORD ROAD BIRMINGHAM IN BREACH OF PARAGRAPH 2 OF THE INJUNCTION.

These breaches were contrary to the terms of the Injunction Order dated 15 December 2019to which James Maguire was subject.