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September 19, 2018 3:09 AM British girl is jailed by Dubai over pals’ brawl she ‘merely witnessed’

A YOUNG British woman has been jailed for three months in Dubai over an assault on a Swedish businessman after a champagne-fuelled lunch. Asa Hutchinson, 22, was found guilty of assault over a drama in April 2016. A court heard that a fight broke out after a group of her friends took selfies with the businessman, who was asleep on a sofa in a lobby outside 8

September 19, 2018 12:24 AM Jailed, ‘mother’ who lied to cash in on bomb terror

A WOMAN who pretended to have a daughter who was seriously injured in the Manchester Arena attack to make an insurance claim was jailed for two years yesterday. Susan Pain, 51, stared at the floor of Liverpool Crown Court as she was sentenced after earlier admitting the £139,000 fraud involving 31 bogus claims. Pain’s crimes were discovered after her final 7

September 16, 2018 11:40 PM Trump Supreme Court nominee accused of SEXUAL MISCONDUCT

PRESIDENT Donald Trump’s chosen candidate to join the US Supreme Court has been accused of carrying out a historic sexual assault on a 15-year-old girl, with Democrats calling for the appointment process to be delayed. Christine Blasey Ford, a California based research psychologist, claimed Brett Kavanaugh assaulted her in the early 1980s when she was at high school 7

September 15, 2018 3:11 AM Former Buzzcocks host Lamarr charged with common assault

Former Never Mind The Buzzcocks host Mark Lamarr has been charged with common assault and false imprisonment, the Metropolitan Police has said. The TV personality and comedian, born Mark Jones, was charged on 1 September in London. The 51-year-old will appear at Uxbridge Magistrates' Court on 2 October. Lamarr became famous in the 1990s for presenting 10

September 15, 2018 2:33 AM Sheffield stabbing: Woman, 83, charged with murder

An 83-year-old woman has been charged with the murder of an 85-year-old man found stabbed to death. Marjorie Grayson is accused of killing Alan Grayson at a house in Orgreave Lane, Sheffield, on Thursday morning. He was pronounced dead at the scene. South Yorkshire Police has not released details about the pair's relationship to each other. Ms Grayson 6

September 13, 2018 8:57 AM Second patient 'may have drunk toilet cleaner'

An inquest into the death of a woman who died after drinking cleaning fluid has heard another patient at the same hospital may have drunk toilet cleaner. Joan Blaber, 85, from Lewes, died while being treated at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton. She died on 23 September 2017, six days after drinking Flash cleaner from a water jug on her bedside 9

September 13, 2018 12:08 AM Nurse struck off for sex with his patient

A NURSE has been struck off for having sex with a patient. But a fitness to practise hearing found allegations against him proven and that his actions amounted to misconduct. Giving evidence the woman said she had sex with Wallbank in a hotel the evening after being discharged. The Nursing and Midwifery Council panel said his behaviour was an “abuse 7

September 11, 2018 1:17 PM Lottery player charged with fraudulently claiming £2.5million win

A LOTTERY player has been charged with fraudulently claiming a £2.5million payout nine years ago. Edward Putman, 53, is accused of fraud by false representation after allegedly claiming the outstanding jackpot with a fake ticket in 2009, Hertfordshire Police said. The force's serious fraud and cyber unit began investigating in 2015 after evidence emerged 9

September 11, 2018 7:24 AM Southend Hospital pays out £10m after boy, ten, suffers cerebral palsy due to being starved of oxygen at birth

The parents of a 10-year-old boy who suffers from a form of cerebral palsy as a result of being starved of oxygen during birth have agreed a damages package approaching £10 million with hospital bosses, a High Court judge has been told. Mr Justice Lavender approved a settlement between the couple and bosses at Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation 14

September 11, 2018 3:44 AM Drink driving, theft and more from Swindon's courts

COURT: A drink-driver OAP caught by police twice in the past six months has been banned for more than four years. Royston Collins, 68, of Ramsthorn Close, pleaded guilty to two charges of drink driving. In February, he was tested and found to have 132 milligrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of urine. The legal limit is 107 milligrammes. Then, in July, a police 15