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The News and Star
Other people used accused man's computer, jury told in cartoon porn trialporn images regularly let other people have access to his computer, a jury hear
The News and Star / Posted 6 hours ago
porn images regularly let other people have access to his computer, a jury heard. Arron Ryan Wright, 26, is on trial at Carlisle Crown Court accused of two charges of possessing prohibited images of children in comic book form on a computer and... Read more
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The News and Star
Estate agent who swindled almost £500k has assets worth just £67,000, court toldfive years' jail for fraud, spent most of the money he defrauded from his seven
The News and Star / Posted 7 hours ago
five years' jail for fraud, spent most of the money he defrauded from his seven victims on satisfying court judgements, Carlisle Crown Court heard. Judge Peter Hughes QC ordered him to hand over his cash within three months or face a further... Read more
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The News and Star
Man denies possessing indecent 'cartoon' images of childrenof illegal child porn images believes he has been "set up", jurors were told.
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
of illegal child porn images believes he has been "set up", jurors were told. Arron Ryan Wright, 26, is on trial at Carlisle Crown Court accused of two charges of possessing prohibited images of children on a computer and mobile phone during... Read more
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The News and Star
Man denies possesing indecent 'cartoon' images of childrenof illegal child porn images believes he has been "set up", jurors were told.
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
of illegal child porn images believes he has been "set up", jurors were told. Arron Ryan Wright, 26, is on trial at Carlisle Crown Court accused of two charges of possessing prohibited images of children on a computer and mobile phone during... Read more
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The News and Star
Assault man cannot contact former partner for three years - courthas been punished for assaulting his ex-partner while subject to a suspended pr
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
has been punished for assaulting his ex-partner while subject to a suspended prison term. Gareth Beattie, 36, appeared at Carlisle Crown Court in 2015. A nine-month jail sentence was put on ice for two years after Beattie committed two drugs... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Assault man cannot contact former partner for three years - courthas been punished for assaulting his ex-partner while subject to a suspended pr
Whitehaven News / Posted yesterday
has been punished for assaulting his ex-partner while subject to a suspended prison term. Gareth Beattie, 36, appeared at Carlisle Crown Court in 2015. A nine-month jail sentence was put on ice for two years after Beattie committed two drugs... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle park sex act man sentenced by courtthe elderly. Scott was sentenced today having previously admitted engaging in
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
the elderly. Scott was sentenced today having previously admitted engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a child. Carlisle Crown Court heard he had historical offences on his criminal record for both indecent assault and exposure. Judge... Read more
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The News and Star
Jail for drug addict who attacked man with baton in Cumbrian housing estateduring a vicious baton attack in the street has been jailed for three-and-a-hal
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
during a vicious baton attack in the street has been jailed for three-and-a-half years. John Porter, 37, was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court today after he admitted causing Andrew Winder grievous bodily harm. Mr Winder was set upon in August... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Kendal man warned he could be jailed for online child sex crimesA KENDAL man was warned he could be jailed for committing online child sex crim
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
A KENDAL man was warned he could be jailed for committing online child sex crimes. Alan Capstick, 45, went on trial at Carlisle Crown Court earlier this week having denied nine allegations. But as day two of the hearing was about to start today,... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Jail for drug addict who attacked man with baton in Cumbrian housing estateduring a vicious baton attack in the street has been jailed for three-and-a-hal
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 days ago
during a vicious baton attack in the street has been jailed for three-and-a-half years. John Porter, 37, was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court today after he admitted causing Andrew Winder grievous bodily harm. Mr Winder was set upon in August... Read more
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The News and Star
Jail for drug addict who attacked man with batonduring a vicious baton attack in the street has been jailed for three-and-a-hal
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
during a vicious baton attack in the street has been jailed for three-and-a-half years. John Porter, 37, was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court today after he admitted causing Andrew Winder grievous bodily harm. Mr Winder was set upon in August... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Jail for drug addict who attacked man with batonduring a vicious baton attack in the street has been jailed for three-and-a-hal
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 days ago
during a vicious baton attack in the street has been jailed for three-and-a-half years. John Porter, 37, was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court today after he admitted causing Andrew Winder grievous bodily harm. Mr Winder was set upon in August... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle addict kicked out of his home by 'cuckoo' as drugs gang moved into citywhich ran for almost two years. But detectives smashed the drugs ring, roundin
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
which ran for almost two years. But detectives smashed the drugs ring, rounding up seven key players who were sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court. Immediate jail terms totaling almost 46 years were handed down following yet another illegal... Read more
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The News and Star
Drug-driver 'stuck two fingers up at society' says Carlisle judgeterm was blasted by a judge for "sticking two fingers up to society". Daniel R
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
term was blasted by a judge for "sticking two fingers up to society". Daniel Roberts, 27, was locked up for 15 months at Carlisle Crown Court after his latest brush with the law. This included him assaulting a police officer. The court heard... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Court hears crack cocaine courier was stopped on M6 near Kendal£12,500 load was told he faces a jail sentence. Said Mohamed, 30, pleaded guil
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
£12,500 load was told he faces a jail sentence. Said Mohamed, 30, pleaded guilty to two offences when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today over a video link from custody. Mohamed admitted possessing class A crack cocaine, with intent to... Read more
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The News and Star
Drugs gang who plotted to flood Carlisle with heroin and cocaine jailed for 46 yearsto sell class A drugs to addicts. Part of their offending was done through an
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
to sell class A drugs to addicts. Part of their offending was done through an illegal enterprise known as "cuckooing". Carlisle Crown Court heard this saw one gang member - 32-year-old Christopher Hill - kicked out of his city home, which was... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbria police officer appeals assault convictionordered to complete 180 hours' community service, pay £300 compensation and cou
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
ordered to complete 180 hours' community service, pay £300 compensation and court costs. However, today Clark appeared at Carlisle Crown Court, where it emerged he had lodged an appeal against his conviction. This will take place before a judge at... Read more
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The News and Star
Drug-driver 'stuck two fingers up at society' - says judgeterm was blasted by a judge for "sticking two fingers up to society". Daniel R
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
term was blasted by a judge for "sticking two fingers up to society". Daniel Roberts, 27, was locked up for 15 months at Carlisle Crown Court on Friday after his lat est brush with the law. This included him assaulting a police officer. The... Read more
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The News and Star
Final member of Merseyside to Cumbria drug gang is jailedof the gang was caught red-handed. The five other conspirators were sentenced
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
of the gang was caught red-handed. The five other conspirators were sentenced to a total of almost 30 years in prison at Carlisle Crown Court last month. At the same court yesterday, Judge Peter Davies heard about the role played by Oruche, who... Read more
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The News and Star
Rape accused to stand trial in Carlisleaccused of twice raping a woman will stand trial in the new year. Carl Losh, 2
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
accused of twice raping a woman will stand trial in the new year. Carl Losh, 25, faced three charges when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today over a video link from custody. During a short hearing before Judge Peter Davies, Losh denied two... Read more
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The News and Star
Final member of six-strong drugs gang jailed for five and a half yearsoperated over five months last year. The five other conspirators were sentence
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
operated over five months last year. The five other conspirators were sentenced to a total of almost 30 years in prison at Carlisle Crown Court last month. At the same court today, Judge Peter Davies jailed Oruche for five-and-a-half-years after... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Neglect mum had only bread and mouldy veg to feed kidsfood being bread and mouldy vegetables. The appalling conditions endured by th
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 days ago
food being bread and mouldy vegetables. The appalling conditions endured by the children were described by a barrister at Carlisle Crown Court, where a judge imposed a suspended jail sentence on their mother after she admitted three counts of... Read more
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The News and Star
Jury unanimously clears Carlisle man of raping and sexually assaulting womanhearing the evidence, the jury delivered unanimous not guilty verdicts on both
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
hearing the evidence, the jury delivered unanimous not guilty verdicts on both allegations. During Woods' trial at Carlisle Crown Court, the jury heard the woman claim that they kissed but then he became rough, refusing to stop when she... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Drug-peddling university student spared jailA DRUG-peddling South Cumbria student was spared jail by a judge, who told him:
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
A DRUG-peddling South Cumbria student was spared jail by a judge, who told him: "I don't want to see you again." Carlisle Crown Court heard Samuel Bowen-Wild, 21, had confessed to selling illegal narcotics for two-and-a-half years. But his criminal... Read more
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The News and Star
Knifepoint robbery pair jailed for six years eachin the early hours of June 8. They demanded cigarettes from driver Dale Cairnie
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
in the early hours of June 8. They demanded cigarettes from driver Dale Cairnie who told them he was only carrying bread. Carlisle Crown Court heard Noble then lunged at Mr Cairnie with his knife, while Pattinson stole a bag - which contained £120... Read more
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The News and Star
Neglect mum had only bread and mouldy veg to feed kidsfood being bread and mouldy vegetables. The appalling conditions endured by th
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
food being bread and mouldy vegetables. The appalling conditions endured by the children were described by a barrister at Carlisle Crown Court, where a judge imposed a suspended jail sentence on their mother after she admitted three counts of... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Neglect mum had only bread and mouldy veg to feed kidsfood being bread and mouldy vegetables. The appalling conditions endured by th
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
food being bread and mouldy vegetables. The appalling conditions endured by the children were described by a barrister at Carlisle Crown Court, where a judge imposed a suspended jail sentence on their mother after she admitted three counts of... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
South Cumbria builder faces jail for forging invoices for fraudulent flood grant applicationthose who remain displaced by Storm Desmond. If council officers are suspicious
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
those who remain displaced by Storm Desmond. If council officers are suspicious of this kind of fraudulent activity they will investigate and we will prosecute,” said Nicola. Postlethwaite will be sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court on 1... Read more
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The News and Star
Rape accused: "Rape allegation is a joke"by police said of his alleged victim: “She's a girl but she's not Snow White.”
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
by police said of his alleged victim: “She's a girl but she's not Snow White.” Robert Woods' comment was read aloud at Carlisle Crown Court as a jury heard a transcript of the interview he gave police after he was arrested on suspicion of... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
South Lakeland builder to be sentenced for flood grant fraudassist those who remain displaced by Storm Desmond. If council officers are sus
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
assist those who remain displaced by Storm Desmond. If council officers are suspicious of this kind of fraudulent activity they will investigate and we will prosecute,” she said. Postlethwaite will be sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court on 11 Au... Read more
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The News and Star
Woman had hair torn from her head before being raped, court trial toldof hair torn from her head moments before she was allegedly raped, a court has
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
of hair torn from her head moments before she was allegedly raped, a court has heard. Robert Woods, 47, is on trial at Carlisle Crown Court. He has pleaded not guilty to two charges which allege that he raped the woman and sexually assaulted... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle man told ex-partner to drop assault allegationhad told them to do. But Corrie's criminal attempts to evade justice failed an
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
had told them to do. But Corrie's criminal attempts to evade justice failed and landed him in the dock before a judge at Carlisle Crown Court. Brendan Burke, prosecuting, told the hearing how a row "erupted" between Corrie and Charmaine Ewings... Read more
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The News and Star
Pair spared jail for west Cumbria shop burglaryhave avoided being locked up for the crime. Gaij Ray Murdoch, 19, and 21-year-
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
have avoided being locked up for the crime. Gaij Ray Murdoch, 19, and 21-year-old Scott Motum were sentenced by a judge at Carlisle Crown Court today having admitted burglary. Judge Barbara Forrester heard the shop - Mobile Booth - had been left... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Pair spared jail for Workington shop burglaryhave avoided being locked up for the crime. Gaij Ray Murdoch, 19, and 21-year-
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 9 days ago
have avoided being locked up for the crime. Gaij Ray Murdoch, 19, and 21-year-old Scott Motum were sentenced by a judge at Carlisle Crown Court today having admitted burglary. Judge Barbara Forrester heard the shop - Mobile Booth - had been left... Read more
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The News and Star
Police found cocaine in boot of car stopped near CarlisleHarrington, 22, was the passenger in the vehicle stopped at Newbiggin Road, Dur
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
Harrington, 22, was the passenger in the vehicle stopped at Newbiggin Road, Durdar, on the night of December 28 last year. Carlisle Crown Court heard he immediately handed over a packet of cannabis from his underwear. Officers, who had noted an... Read more
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The News and Star
Woman sent 'help' text after alleged rape by Carlisle man - courtsaying “help” moments after she was allegedly raped by a man, a jury has heard.
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
saying “help” moments after she was allegedly raped by a man, a jury has heard. Robert Woods, 47, has gone on trial at Carlisle Crown Court. He denies two charges which allege that he both raped and sexually assaulted the woman. On day one of... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Endmoor university student to be sentenced for drug supply crimessentenced later this month after committing drugs supply crimes. Samuel Bowen-
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
sentenced later this month after committing drugs supply crimes. Samuel Bowen-Wild, 21, pleaded guilty to five offences at Carlisle Crown Court. He admitted possessing class B ketamine and cannabis with intent to supply; possessing the class A... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Knife-wielding motorist jailed for brandishing knife at family in Kendalas he drove alongside a shocked family has been jailed. James Ian Waddington,
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
as he drove alongside a shocked family has been jailed. James Ian Waddington, 25, was handed an eight-month sentence at Carlisle Crown Court yesterday. Waddington was said to have braked hard behind the family's vehicle in the centre of Kendal... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Haverigg driver who threatened family with a knife jailedduring a town centre road rage incident has been jailed. James Ian Waddington,
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 days ago
during a town centre road rage incident has been jailed. James Ian Waddington, 25, was locked up for eight months at Carlisle Crown Court yesterday (July 10). Waddington, of Willowside Park, Haverigg had admitted driving a Ford Focus without... Read more
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The News and Star
Delivery driver robbed at knifepoint outside Cumbrian shopbeing involved in the knifepoint robbery of a delivery driver. Jason Pattinson
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
being involved in the knifepoint robbery of a delivery driver. Jason Pattinson, 30, and Damon Noble, 31, appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today in connection with an incident outside the Co-op store at Station Road, Wigton. This is said to... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle man in court accused of raping and poisoning womanA man accused of raping and poisoning a woman has appeared at Carlisle Crown Co
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
A man accused of raping and poisoning a woman has appeared at Carlisle Crown Court. Paul James Edward Beattie, 51, faces a total of five charges which relate to alleged incidents on June 3. Appearing in court via a video link from custody, Beattie... Read more
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The News and Star
Judge slams "disgusting" Carlisle pervert as sickening child porn found on computerRoad to download and look at images of young children being sexually abused. S
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
Road to download and look at images of young children being sexually abused. Some victims were aged just two or three, Carlisle Crown Court heard. O’Neill admitted one count of possessing child pornography and three of downloading such images... Read more
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The News and Star
Woman who emptied brother's savings account spared prisonIrving, 65, was handed a suspended prison sentence for the mean crime she commi
The News and Star / Posted 12 days ago
Irving, 65, was handed a suspended prison sentence for the mean crime she committed in 2013 and 2014. But a judge at Carlisle Crown Court told Irving he was “only just persuaded” to step back from custody because she was the carer for her ill... Read more
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Whitehaven News
West Cumbrian woman who emptied brother's savings spared prisonJune the following year, she withdrew £300 at a time from cash machines. On one
Whitehaven News / Posted 13 days ago
June the following year, she withdrew £300 at a time from cash machines. On one occasion she spent money on a Travelodge. Carlisle Crown Court heard how her crime left Mr Fincham "deeply hurt", "betrayed" and financially "trapped". Irving... Read more
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The News and Star
Woman who emptied brother's savings spared prisonJune the following year, she withdrew £300 at a time from cash machines. On one
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
June the following year, she withdrew £300 at a time from cash machines. On one occasion she spent money on a Travelodge. Carlisle Crown Court heard how her crime left Mr Fincham "deeply hurt", "betrayed" and financially "trapped". Irving... Read more
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The News and Star
Cycling Carlisle drug dealer jailedhad a combined estimated street value of more than £400. Earle, of no fixed ad
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
had a combined estimated street value of more than £400. Earle, of no fixed address, was jailed by a judge at Carlisle Crown Court today for three years and nine months. He had admitted possessing both class A drugs with intent to... Read more
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Daily Record
Thug planned to take part in bare-knuckle battle to settle feud over YouTube videossale. But the planned face-off at the historic Appleby horse fair was foiled w
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
sale. But the planned face-off at the historic Appleby horse fair was foiled when Cumbria police intercepted the two men. Carlisle Crown Court heard that Tunney (33) had been detained by officers on the A66 road from Scotch Corner at the head of a... Read more
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The News and Star
Perverted student jailed after police find 1,500 indecent child images on his computerin Carlisle has been jailed after a court heard how he offered offered cash in
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
in Carlisle has been jailed after a court heard how he offered offered cash in exchange for illegal images of boys. At Carlisle Crown Court, Malcolm Porter, 24, of Roseberry Road, Stanwix, who went online to incite a child into taking part in... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Cumbria sex offender jailed for trying to make youngsters send him indecent imagesactivity online has been jailed. Malcolm Porter, aged 24, was sentenced to 28
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
activity online has been jailed. Malcolm Porter, aged 24, was sentenced to 28 months imprisonment today (6th July) at Carlisle Crown Court. He was sentenced for the following offences: · Nine counts of making indecent photograph /... Read more
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The News and Star
Seven to be sentenced by Carlisle judge for drugs supply conspiracyplan to ship "significant" quantities of class A heroin and crack cocaine into
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
plan to ship "significant" quantities of class A heroin and crack cocaine into North Cumbria from the Merseyside area. At Carlisle Crown Court this week, three men appeared and admitted their respective roles. They were Christopher Hill, 32, of... Read more
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