CourtNewsUK.co.uk, CourtNewsUK.co.uk http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ News reports and pictures on London crown courts, General Medical Council and other courts en-us Wed, 10 Feb 2016 19:48:55 GMT DRAKE: COP ESCAPES JAIL FOR SCOOTER CRASH BUT CAREER IS OVER http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ POPLAR A police officer who smashed into a scooter during a James Bond style chase leaving the rider with a shattered right leg and a pedestrian with a ruptured spleen has been spared jail. Lee Drake, 52, was being directed by CCTV operators to follow a black Mini thought to be driven by a disqualified driver as he sped through a red light. Drake was travelling at almost 50mph in a marked police car when he entered the junction of Cotton Street and East India Dock Road, Poplar, and crashed into the scooter on 5 June 2014. Rider Steven Marcel-Clement was thrown over the bonnet and suffered multiple fractures to his right leg, a fractured right shoulder and a shattered ankle. Pedestrian Tofayel Ahmed needed his spleen removed after Mr Marcel-Clement's scooter was thrown across the road and hit him as he stood on the central reservation waiting to cross. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:35:00 GMT http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ BRADBURN: TATTOO TALK 'GAVE NURSE A WOODY' http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ GUILDFORD A smutty nurse who exposed himself to a colleague and repeatedly asked her for 'panty shots' has been struck off. Ian Bradburn lifted up the woman's tunic and pointed at her underwear while they were on duty at Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford. When the woman said she had an itchy thigh from a new tattoo he told her 'that's given me a woody'. Bradburn then asked to see the tattoo again, explaining 'I didn't actually look at it, I was busy looking at your minge'. The nurse described himself as a 'bum man', told his colleague he was going to 'bash one out', and asked if she 'would like to watch'. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:30:00 GMT http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ FREED: NO SHOW FOR THE SUGAR GRANNY http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ EPPING An 81-year-old woman accused of causing a major terrorism alert by posting an envelope of sugar to the House of Commons failed to attend court today (weds). Shirley Freed allegedly sparked security fears with the hoax on July 15 last year, intending that the condiment be mistaken for a deadly poison. The pensioner is also said to have carried out a similar stunt in September 2014 with an envelope sent to the offices of Epping Forest District Council. Freed has been charged with an offence under the Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Act which carries a maximum sentence of 14 years in prison if convicted. Freed failed to appear at Snaresbrook Crown Court for the second time within a month for a plea and case management hearing. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:54:00 GMT http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ MUNDLE: 'NO-ONE WANTS TO SEE YOUR PENIS' http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ WALTHAMSTOW A teenager who flashed five women in just four days was spared jail so he can seek a cure and told by a judge: 'No one wants to see your penis.' Nathaniel Mundle, 19, exposed himself to five separate women close to the beauty spot including a young mother out cycling with her child. Mundle - dubbed the 'Marshes Flasher' - lurked in the area waiting for his victims who were out last July. His first victim was cycling along the pathway towards Lea Bridge Road on 10 July when Mundle jumped out in front of her, pulled down his trousers and exposed his penis. At around 8am the next day another woman was riding her bike through the underpass on the same road heading towards Lea Valley Park when she spotted Mundle pleasuring himself. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:51:00 GMT http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ JUDGE LETS OFF FLASHER AND SAYS: 'NO ONE WANTS TO SEE YOUR KNOB' http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ HACKNEY, WALTHAMSTOW, EAST LONDON A teenager who flashed five women in just four days was spared jail so he can seek a cure and told by a judge: 'No one wants to see your penis.' Nathaniel Mundle, 19, exposed himself to five separate women close to the beauty spot including a young mother out cycling with her child. Mundle - dubbed the 'Marshes Flasher' - lurked in the area waiting for his victims who were out last July. His first victim was cycling along the pathway towards Lea Bridge Road on 10 July when Mundle jumped out in front of her, pulled down his trousers and exposed his penis. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:31:00 GMT http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ RAMAN: GAY JIHADIS FACE JAIL FOR PREPARING TERRORISM http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/ CARDIFF, CIRENCESTER Three British Islamic extremists who helped a 17-year-old jihadist join Islamic State are today (weds) facing jail after a trial which threatened to out the teenage terrorist as gay. Aseel Muthana, now 18, followed in the footsteps of his 21-year-old brother, Nasser, when he left his Cardiff home in February 2014 for Syria. Nasser Muthana became one of the stars of the notorious terrorist propaganda video 'There is no life without Jihad', which was released to encourage young westerners to join ISIS. He was also made subject to UN sanctions along with other high-profile jihadists, including 'The Supermarket Jihadi' Omar Hussein, Scottish Jihadi bride Aqsa Mahmood and 'White Widow' Sally-Anne Jones. Forhad Rahman, 21, Kristen Brekke, 19, and Adeel Ulhaq, 21, were today (weds) each found guilty of helping his brother, Aseel Muthana, achieve his own terrorist goal. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:00:00 GMT http://courtnewsuk.co.uk/