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Chilcot ‘far too ill to attend Inquiry’ say lawyers

Lawyers acting on behalf of Sir John Chilcot have today stated that Sir John is ‘far too ill’ to attend the Inquiry to present his findings. Sir John is said to be suffering from a severe form of ‘Procrastination Syndrome’ and his lawyers say that it would be ‘barbaric and inhumane’ to expect him to attend.

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Posted: Aug 16th, 2015
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US Judge censured for issuing death penalty dressed in Halloween costume

Court staff came as witches, vampires and Egyptian mummies.

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Posted: Oct 31st, 2014
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‘What the hell am I going to do now then?’ asks courtroom artist

may have to turn to crime to make ends meetA courtroom artist is fearing for his livelihood today after cameras were finally granted permission to film inside the Royal Courts of Justice, in a moment of legal and broadcasting history, which could effectively ‘end the requirement’ for his niche service.

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Posted: Nov 3rd, 2013
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Video game-addicted boy caught stealing eggs from pigs using birds

At this stage it is not known how the pigs came to be in possession of the eggs. His mother called police when she found the eggs, some feather, and a catapult in his bedroom, Liverpool Youth Court was told. The birds used in the attack are said to be unhurt, but ‘very angry’.

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Posted: Sep 26th, 2013
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Washer-dryer found guilty of theft

The Zanussi appliance was found guilty on two charges of theft of a dressing gown and asked for a further 299 to be taken into consideration.

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Posted: Sep 14th, 2012
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