After a gap of 4 months jury trials have resumed at York Crown Court.
Kate Batty, Andrea Parnham and Catherine Duffy prosecuted in the latest trial within the police operation known as Tendersea.
Richard Wright QC, Kate Batty and Andrea Parnham prosecute in this investigation into the systematic sexual abuse of vulnerable young females in the Huddersfield area between 2004 and 2007.
The case was conspiracy to breach immigration law.
Thank you to everyone who attended the Criminal team seminar in York last night.
Two members of a “Huddersfield Grooming gang” have been convicted of further sexual offences.
Three Barristers from Park Square Barristers Criminal Team have successfully prosecuted 20 men in a large scale grooming case in Huddersfield.
Andrea’s response, against a leading QC for the appellant, saw the appeal dismissed – upholding the substantial fine of £110,000, plus £2,863 prosecution costs and a £120 statutory surcharge.
Andrea Parnham discusses why two officers allowed to tender their resignation rather than attending a misconduct hearing and face being dismissed following the Shoreham Air Show accident
On 2 March 2015, specified limits for a variety drugs will be introduced, with new measures to be inserted into the Road Traffic Act 1988. The majority of cases will now be charged under the new offence: driving or being in charge of a motor vehicle with the concentration of a specified controlled drug above the specified limit. Andrea Parnham details the changes and available defences.