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The News and Star
Caravan row man hit with £10k court billcondition. Fowler had denied the council's allegation but was found guilty of
Caravan row man hit with £10k court bill
The News and Star / Posted 18 hours ago
condition. Fowler had denied the council's allegation but was found guilty of committing the offence after a trial at Carlisle Crown Court. The case was adjourned, and Fowler attended court to receive his sentence. Recorder Michael Murray... Read more
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The News and Star
Motorist drove wrong way down motorway in Cumbriaparked up on the hard shoulder a short time later. She went on to admit a dang
Motorist drove wrong way down motorway in Cumbria
The News and Star / Posted 18 hours ago
parked up on the hard shoulder a short time later. She went on to admit a dangerous driving charge and was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court. When spoken to by police McClelland had "no idea where she was and seemed surprised to be told she was... Read more
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The News and Star
Jail warning for Carlisle woman, 21, who attacked man, 61, outside takeawaywas suspended for 24 months. District Judge Gerald Chalk said the defendant sh
Jail warning for Carlisle woman, 21, who attacked man, 61, outside takeaway
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
was suspended for 24 months. District Judge Gerald Chalk said the defendant should be sentenced by a circuit judge at Carlisle Crown Court and he sent the case there for a hearing on September 23. He commented: “I certainly think it's likely... Read more
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The News and Star
detailedstorywas suspended for 24 months. District Judge Gerald Chalk said the defendant sh
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The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
was suspended for 24 months. District Judge Gerald Chalk said the defendant should be sentenced by a circuit judge at Carlisle Crown Court and he sent the case there for a hearing on September 23. He commented: “I certainly think it's likely... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Woman sentenced after driving the wrong way down the M6parked up on the hard shoulder a short time later. She went on to admit a dang
Woman sentenced after driving the wrong way down the M6
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
parked up on the hard shoulder a short time later. She went on to admit a dangerous driving charge and was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court on Friday August 27. When spoken to by police McClelland had "no idea where she was and seemed... Read more
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The News and Star
Thief pointed hypodermic syringe at policegot down and surrendered the item. He admitted possessing an offensive weapon
Thief pointed hypodermic syringe at police
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
got down and surrendered the item. He admitted possessing an offensive weapon and stealing an oil drum when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today. Kendrick, a man with more than 100 criminal offences on his record, had been remanded in custody... Read more
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The News and Star
Babysitter, 20, who left tot alone in Carlisle house jailedwith a corkscrew during the terrifying incident. Furtado admitted the ill-trea
Babysitter, 20, who left tot alone in Carlisle house jailed
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
with a corkscrew during the terrifying incident. Furtado admitted the ill-treatment of a child and aggravated burglary. Carlisle Crown Court heard the youngster was "upset and distressed" by the experience but unharmed. Furtado, who lives in... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Police to claw back ill-gotten gains of crooked south Cumbria solicitorCumbria solicitor Stephen Ellis. Ellis, 44, is currently serving a five-year j
Police to claw back ill-gotten gains of crooked south Cumbria solicitor
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Cumbria solicitor Stephen Ellis. Ellis, 44, is currently serving a five-year jail term he was given in December last year. Carlisle Crown Court heard how he defrauded a host of clients between 2011 and 2013. Among the victims of Ellis's fraud,... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Ex-soldier became drug dealer - courtdealer was told by a judge: “It really is time that you sorted yourself out.”
Ex-soldier became drug dealer - court
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 days ago
dealer was told by a judge: “It really is time that you sorted yourself out.” Ian Flinn, 29, was being sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court having admitted supplying cannabis and possessing amphetamine when the comment was made by Judge Barbara... Read more
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The News and Star
Police to claw-back cash from crooked solicitorclawing back the cash from crooked Cumbrian solicitor Stephen Ellis. Ellis, 44
Police to claw-back cash from crooked solicitor
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
clawing back the cash from crooked Cumbrian solicitor Stephen Ellis. Ellis, 44, was jailed for five years in December at Carlisle Crown Court for defrauding of clients between 2011 and 2013. He had admitted 11 criminal charges - including nine... Read more
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The News and Star
Woman took car and crashed into three Carlisle housescharacter. District Judge Gerald Chalk said his powers of sentencing would not
Woman took car and crashed into three Carlisle houses
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
character. District Judge Gerald Chalk said his powers of sentencing would not be sufficient and he committed the case to Carlisle Crown Court for a hearing on September 23. In the meantime, he imposed a temporary driving ban. He also ordered... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle woman took car, crashed into three housesthe time she took the Audi, said Mrs Ward, Hancock had not been drinking and th
Carlisle woman took car, crashed into three houses
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
the time she took the Audi, said Mrs Ward, Hancock had not been drinking and the car’s owner had been asleep in bed. District Judge Gerald Chalk sent the case to Carlisle Crown Court for a sentence on September 23 imposing a temporary drivi... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Shop's 'employee of the month' stole £3,000 from friendjudge she had committed a "dreadful" crime. Amanda Hughes, 50, pleaded guilty
Shop's 'employee of the month' stole £3,000 from friend
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 days ago
judge she had committed a "dreadful" crime. Amanda Hughes, 50, pleaded guilty to two counts of theft when she appeared at Carlisle Crown Court last Friday. Hughes stole £2,949.88 last year from Linda Jepson, who was said to consider the defendant... Read more
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The News and Star
Teen threatened in mobile phone theft18, and Matthew Burgess, 20, pocketed the handset after it was left unattended
Teen threatened in mobile phone theft
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
18, and Matthew Burgess, 20, pocketed the handset after it was left unattended in Whitehaven on October 25 last year. Carlisle Crown Court heard their victim, who has mild learning difficulties and autism, soon noticed it was missing. He... Read more
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The News and Star
Last chance for drug-dealing ex-soldiersoldier has been spared prison by a judge who warned he was being given his "la
Last chance for drug-dealing ex-soldier
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
soldier has been spared prison by a judge who warned he was being given his "last chance". Ian Flinn, 29, was sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court today. He had admitted a cannabis supply crime and possessing amphetamine on January 9. Police stopped... Read more
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The News and Star
Man, 26, accused of child rape and sex assaultsA district judge has sent the case of a 26-year-old man facing child sex charge
Man, 26, accused of child rape and sex assaults
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
A district judge has sent the case of a 26-year-old man facing child sex charges to the Carlisle Crown Court. Billy Sowerby, of Croft Close, Brough, Kirkby Stephen, entered no pleas when he appeared at the city's Rickergate courts complex... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle man, 64, facing six child rape chargeswas one alleged victim, according to the prosecution. Magistrates sitting at t
Carlisle man, 64, facing six child rape charges
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
was one alleged victim, according to the prosecution. Magistrates sitting at the city's Rickergate courts complex sent the case to Carlisle Crown Court for a hearing on September 5. The defendant, who entered no pleas, w... Read more
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The News and Star
Pair admit ecstasy supplymen are to be sentenced next month after admitting supplying ecstasy. Daniel G
Pair admit ecstasy supply
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
men are to be sentenced next month after admitting supplying ecstasy. Daniel Gair, 23, and Daeker Poland, 22, appeared at Carlisle Crown Court in front of Judge Barbara Forrester. They both admitted being concerned in the supply of the class A... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Delay in extreme porn man sentencingfor the crimes. Having entered guilty pleas to four offences, 41-year-old Ian
Delay in extreme porn man sentencing
Whitehaven News / Posted 6 days ago
for the crimes. Having entered guilty pleas to four offences, 41-year-old Ian Turner was due to be sentenced on Friday at Carlisle Crown Court. Judge Barbara Forrester was told how almost 100 extreme pornographic movies were found on Turner’s... Read more
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The News and Star
Carlisle man breached court order by posting photo of himself through ex's letterboxphoto of himself through his ex-partner's letterbox. Bryan Stubbs, 57, pleaded
Carlisle man breached court order by posting photo of himself through ex's letterbox
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
photo of himself through his ex-partner's letterbox. Bryan Stubbs, 57, pleaded guilty to two offences when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today. Stubbs accepted breaching a restraining order which was imposed by a judge in January 2014. This... Read more
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The News and Star
100 illegal porn images found on Cumbrian man's computercontent downloaded by 54-year-old Maughan was classed in category A - the most
100 illegal porn images found on Cumbrian man's computer
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
content downloaded by 54-year-old Maughan was classed in category A - the most serious. His sentence was handed down at Carlisle Crown Court today after guilty pleas were entered to nine offences. These were six counts of making indecent... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Holidaymaker who threatened to hurl partner's daughter out of a hotel room window jailedearlier, Wrighton had grabbed the woman's daughter by the shoulders and vowed t
Holidaymaker who threatened to hurl partner's daughter out of a hotel room window jailed
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
earlier, Wrighton had grabbed the woman's daughter by the shoulders and vowed to hurl her out of a hotel room window. Carlisle Crown Court was told that as Wrighton made the chilling threat, he told the terrified 13-year-old he would "watch... Read more
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The News and Star
Man denies raping teenage girlA MAN has appeared at Carlisle Crown Court to face a string of sex assault alle
Man denies raping teenage girl
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
A MAN has appeared at Carlisle Crown Court to face a string of sex assault allegations, including one alleged rape. Robert Daniel Long, 20, entered not guilty pleas to five charges which were put to him during a hearing before Judge Barbara... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Man jailed for assault on gang rivalwait before launching his evening assault. This led to Weaver, of Senhouse Str
Man jailed for assault on gang rival
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 days ago
wait before launching his evening assault. This led to Weaver, of Senhouse Street, Siddick, finding himself in the dock at Carlisle Crown Court on the back of a police operation to curb problems between the opposing Mandem and Moorclose... Read more
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The News and Star
Thug jailed after wheel brace attack on gang rivalweapon at Workington in April. Mr Arthur was left with two wounds, one of whic
Thug jailed after wheel brace attack on gang rival
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
weapon at Workington in April. Mr Arthur was left with two wounds, one of which was described as being "relatively deep". Carlisle Crown Court heard the background to the trouble was a feud between the rival Mandem and Moorclose gangs in and... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Allithwaite woman given community order for stealing from trusted friendhas been sentenced by a judge. Amanda Hughes, 50, pleaded guilty to two counts
Allithwaite woman given community order for stealing from trusted friend
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
has been sentenced by a judge. Amanda Hughes, 50, pleaded guilty to two counts of theft when she appeared in the dock at Carlisle Crown Court today.. Hughes stole £2,949 from Linda Jepson between 22nd April and 1st July last year. The victim... Read more
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The News and Star
soldier attacked pregnant partner while high on drink and cocaineA former soldier who attacked his pregnant partner while high on alcohol and co
soldier attacked pregnant partner while high on drink and cocaine
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
A former soldier who attacked his pregnant partner while high on alcohol and cocaine has been sentenced by a judge. Carlisle Crown Court heard how Russell Burns turned on Jennifer Carr at her Whitehaven home having become paranoid after taking the... Read more
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The News and Star
Drug dealer weeps as judge sends him to jail for two yearsA DRUG dealer wept as a crown court judge jailed him for two years. At Carlisl
Drug dealer weeps as judge sends him to jail for two years
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
A DRUG dealer wept as a crown court judge jailed him for two years. At Carlisle Crown Court, Christopher John Gill, 29, had just admitted supplying the class A drugs heroin and crack cocaine, and possessing the latter with intent to supply. Police... Read more
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The News and Star
Five men admit "disgraceful" violence in Boxing Day brawl at Carlisle clubbystanders fled and one man had a bottle smashed over his head during the fraca
Five men admit "disgraceful" violence in Boxing Day brawl at Carlisle club
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
bystanders fled and one man had a bottle smashed over his head during the fracas at Club Britannia in Lowther Street. Carlisle Crown Court heard details of the roles played by each of the five men during the trouble last year. It began in a... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Man jailed for raid and wrecking spree carried out at two Endmoor businesses24, left a trail of destruction during raids on the Little Bakery and village s
Man jailed for raid and wrecking spree carried out at two Endmoor businesses
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
24, left a trail of destruction during raids on the Little Bakery and village store in Endmoor on the same night in June. Carlisle Crown Court heard how one room was "destroyed" by Green as he embarked on a criminal expedition which netted him... Read more
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The News and Star
Three men in court accused of heroin supply44, of Brookside, Raffles; and Andrew John Berry, 25, of Bower Street, off Wigt
Three men in court accused of heroin supply
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
44, of Brookside, Raffles; and Andrew John Berry, 25, of Bower Street, off Wigton Road - should be sent straight to Carlisle Crown Court. All three defendants have been charged with conspiring to supply heroin and cocaine between January 1... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Whitehaven man admits assaulta woman. Liam McGoldrick, 29, admitted assaulting Rachel Holm between May 15 a
Whitehaven man admits assault
Whitehaven News / Posted 11 days ago
a woman. Liam McGoldrick, 29, admitted assaulting Rachel Holm between May 15 and 18 last year when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court. At a previous court hearing he admitted harassing Miss Holm by sending a a handwritten letter through... Read more
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The News and Star
Man harassed woman on Facebookby a judge next month for assaulting and harassing a woman. Liam McGoldrick, 2
Man harassed woman on Facebook
The News and Star / Posted 12 days ago
by a judge next month for assaulting and harassing a woman. Liam McGoldrick, 29, appeared before Recorder Kevin Grice at Carlisle Crown Court today. He pleaded guilty to a common assault on Rachel Holm between May 15 and 18 last year. At a... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Pair deny 'outraging public decency' in parkA man and woman have denied outraging public decency. Clayton Jones Lee, 33, a
Pair deny 'outraging public decency' in park
Whitehaven News / Posted 12 days ago
A man and woman have denied outraging public decency. Clayton Jones Lee, 33, and Mary Lonsdale Robertson, 38, appeared at Carlisle Crown Court on Monday. Both Lee and Robertson pleaded not guilty to the allegation of outraging public decency by... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Pair deny 'outraging public decency' in parkA man and woman have denied outraging public decency. Clayton Jones Lee, 33, a
Pair deny 'outraging public decency' in park
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 12 days ago
A man and woman have denied outraging public decency. Clayton Jones Lee, 33, and Mary Lonsdale Robertson, 38, appeared at Carlisle Crown Court on Monday. Both Lee and Robertson pleaded not guilty to the allegation of outraging public decency by... Read more
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The News and Star
Prisoner uses butter to escape police handcuffsfree his other hand from the cuffs. McEwan, who admitted escaping from lawful
Prisoner uses butter to escape police handcuffs
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
free his other hand from the cuffs. McEwan, who admitted escaping from lawful custody, had breached his bail by going into a social club from which he was banned. He was remanded until September 2, when he will be sentenced at Carlisle Crown Co... Read more
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The News and Star
Man, 51, faces 18 child sex chargesand that he understood the charges he faces. He did not enter any pleas. Dist
Man, 51, faces 18 child sex charges
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
and that he understood the charges he faces. He did not enter any pleas. District Judge Gerald Chalk sent the case to Carlisle Crown Court for a hearing on September 16. He imposed bail conditions which include a ruling that no child aged... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow drug dealer’s jail sentence cut by almost halfenterprise - which was run from prison. Seventeen of the 18 defendants receive
Barrow drug dealer’s jail sentence cut by almost half
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
enterprise - which was run from prison. Seventeen of the 18 defendants received sentences totalling more than 100 years at Carlisle Crown Court last month. They included 29-year-old Graham, of Church Street, Barrow. Graham was handed a four-year... Read more
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The News and Star
Drugs plot man gets jail sentence slashed- which was run from prison. Sentences totalling more than 100 years were hande
Drugs plot man gets jail sentence slashed
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
- which was run from prison. Sentences totalling more than 100 years were handed down by Judge Barbara Forrester at Carlisle Crown Court last month. Graham, of Church Street, Barrow, was given four years in prison for a class B cannabis... Read more
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The News and Star
Man and woman deny outraging public decency chargepublic decency. Clayton Jones Lee, 33 and Mary Lonsdale Robertson, 38, stood s
Man and woman deny outraging public decency charge
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
public decency. Clayton Jones Lee, 33 and Mary Lonsdale Robertson, 38, stood side by side during the brief hearing at Carlisle Crown Court today. They pleaded not guilty to the allegation of outraging public decency by engaging in sexual... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Murder plot mum in courtsame investigation. The charges relate to an incident on April 15 this year.
Murder plot mum in court
Whitehaven News / Posted 14 days ago
same investigation. The charges relate to an incident on April 15 this year. Both Alison Murphy and Gary Murphy attended Carlisle Crown Court yesterday. A number of submissions were made by lawyers during a brief hearing in front of Judge Peter... Read more
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The News and Star
Man admits having hammers during violencehammers during a violent incident in the town. Zane Aaron Tinkler, 24, pleaded
Man admits having hammers during violence
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
hammers during a violent incident in the town. Zane Aaron Tinkler, 24, pleaded guilty to two crimes when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court. These were charges of affray and threatening another with an offensive weapon. Both offences were... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Teenager admits raping a woman while she was walking her dogattacking a woman while she was walking her dog. Jack Ian Walker, 18, confesse
Teenager admits raping a woman while she was walking her dog
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 14 days ago
attacking a woman while she was walking her dog. Jack Ian Walker, 18, confessed to five offences when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today. Walker pleaded guilty to charges of rape, attempted rape, a further sexual assault and grievous... Read more
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The News and Star
Teenager admits raping woman while she was walking her dogher dog. Jack Ian Walker, 18, confessed to five offences against his victim wh
Teenager admits raping woman while she was walking her dog
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
her dog. Jack Ian Walker, 18, confessed to five offences against his victim who was in her 50s, when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today. Walker pleaded guilty to charges of rape, attempted rape, a further sexual assault and grievous... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Former soldier hit pregnant partner30-year-old Russell Burns became paranoid and turned on victim Jennifer Carr in
Former soldier hit pregnant partner
Whitehaven News / Posted 14 days ago
30-year-old Russell Burns became paranoid and turned on victim Jennifer Carr in the false belief she was having an affair. Carlisle Crown Court heard Miss Carr was comforted in a Whitehaven street by one of her neighbours following the late night... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Man, 41, had100 extremeporn moviesshe wanted to know more about the new life he is planning to start in Russia.
Man, 41, had100 extremeporn movies
Whitehaven News / Posted 14 days ago
she wanted to know more about the new life he is planning to start in Russia. Ian Turner, 41, was due to be sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court after previously admitting four counts of possessing almost 100 illegal extreme pornographic movies... Read more
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The News and Star
Extreme porn man planning new life in Russia, court toldshe wanted to know more about the new life he is planning to start in Russia.
Extreme porn man planning new life in Russia, court told
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
she wanted to know more about the new life he is planning to start in Russia. Ian Turner, 41, was due to be sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court after previously admitting four counts of possessing almost 100 illegal extreme pornographic movies... Read more
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The News and Star
North Cumbrian man admits child abductionA man has appeared at Carlisle Crown Court and pleaded guilty to child abductio
North Cumbrian man admits child abduction
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
A man has appeared at Carlisle Crown Court and pleaded guilty to child abduction. Dane Ashley Chambers, 23, admitted detaining a child aged under 16 without lawful authority or reasonable excuse. The offence is said to have been committed earlier... Read more
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The News and Star
Man admits child abductionA MAN has appeared at Carlisle Crown Court and pleaded guilty to child abductio
Man admits child abduction
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
A MAN has appeared at Carlisle Crown Court and pleaded guilty to child abduction. Dane Ashley Chambers, 23, admitted detaining a child aged under 16 without lawful authority or reasonable excuse. The offence is said to have been committed earlier... Read more
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The News and Star
Extreme porn man planning new life in Russiashe wanted to know more about the new life he is planning to start in Russia.
Extreme porn man planning new life in Russia
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
she wanted to know more about the new life he is planning to start in Russia. Ian Turner, 41, was due to be sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court after previously admitting four counts of possessing almost 100 illegal extreme pornographic movies... Read more
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