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June 02, 2014

IQBAL:MUSLIM STUDENT CALLED HIMSELF 'FATHER OF TERRORISM'

CARDIFF A Muslim student who posted a series of links to extremist videos on his Facebook and Twitter pages under the pseudonym 'Father of Terrorism' is facing jail. Khuram Iqbal, 21, placed articles and other material which glorified terrorism up for sale on six different Facebook pages. Woolwich Crown Court heard Iqbal posted the links using the moniker 'Abu Irhaab', Arabic for Father of Terrorism. He was also caught with nine copies of Al Qaeda magazine Inspire on his Asus laptop when he was arrested on October 8 last year.

 
June 02, 2014

GATES: PAEDOPHILE JAILED FOR ABUSING 12 YEAR-OLD GIRL

CHADWELL HEATH A paedophile who sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl leaving her world 'turned upside down' was jailed for two years and four months today (Mon). Peter Gates, 48, carried out the sickening attack at his home in Chadwell Heath, east London, on 17 November 2012. In her victim impact statement, read by Judge Martin Zeidman QC, she said: 'I did not fully understand what was going on. 'The night I told my family our world was turned upside down.

 



 
June 02, 2014

YUSUF: PORN ADDICT FACES LIFE FOR SHOCKING MURDER OF MOTHER-IN-LAW

NEASDEN, NORTHWEST LONDON A porn addict who murdered his mother-in-law in a horrific sex attack that shocked an Old Bailey judge is facing a life sentence today (mon) Mohammud Yusuf, 32, inflicted horrendous injuries on frail pensioner Amoe Stevens, 64, while his two young sons sat in the next room. Yusuf, who had an obsession with violent pornography, then left Mrs Stevens to bleed to death. He denied responsibility for the injuries but was convicted of murder by the unanimous verdict of a jury. Judge Nicholas Browne QC said he would sentence on Friday after hearing submissions on whether the killing was sadistic, adding: 'This lady suffered the most agonising death imaginable.' He told the jury: 'I have never come across such a factual background of a case like this.

 
June 02, 2014

FEATHERSTONE:PORN GP TO HAVE SECRET HEARING

SANDHURST, BERKSHIRE A GP accused of repeatedly browsing porn at work will have his professional misconduct hearing held behind closed doors. Dr John Paul Featherstone is alleged to have failed to maintain appropriate boundaries when he viewed the indecent images between 2007 and 2011. The GP, based in Sandhurst, Surrey, is also accused of looking at pornographic pictures on his personal computer while he was looking after a child, referred to as child A. It is said that when he saved a file containing pornographic images to his 'favourites' folder there was a risk that the pictures could be seen by children.

 
June 02, 2014

VERMA:HEALTH BOSS WORE HEAVY COAT TO STOP GP GROPING HER

LIVERPOOL A health care development manager wore a large winter coat to prevent a 'tactile' GP from groping her, a hearing was told. Dr Sudershan Kumar Verma told the woman 'you look very nice today' and slid his hand up her thigh during a meeting at Liverpool's Cornerways Medical Centre in February 2013. The 'disgusted' health boss donned a heavy winter coat at their next meeting to dissuade him from touching her up again, the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service heard. But married Verma, who retired last December, said 'what a lucky man your husband is', before navigating her outerwear and running his hand along her calf, it is claimed.

 
June 02, 2014

AHMED:HUSBAND ACCUSED OF DECAPITATING WIFE APPEARS IN COURT

NORTHOLT, WEST LONDON A husband accused of decapitating his wife after a row was remanded in custody at the Old Bailey today (MON). Naveed Ahmed, 41, allegedly stabbed mother-of-two Tahira Ahmed, 38, to death at their home in Northolt, west London, last week. Mrs Ahmed was found dead at the house in Merton Avenue after neighbours called police at around 9pm on 27 May. She had suffered two broken arms and stab wounds as well as the horrific injury to her neck.

 
June 02, 2014
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POWE: DEAF FOOTBALLER CLEARED OF KILLING ACTOR

HIGHBURY; HORNSEY A deaf footballer accused of killing a deaf Shakespeare actor with a single punch walked free from court today (MON). Matthew Powe, 30, signed 'watch me' to a friend before hitting 34-year-old Vitalis Katakinas in the face during a row in a pub. Mr Katakinas - who was acclaimed for his performance in a deaf production of Shakespeare's Love Labour's Lost - suffered severe head injuries and died a week later. Powe, the captain of Barnet Deaf FC, claimed he acted in self defence after the thespian knocked his glasses off.

 
June 02, 2014

COSSON: FINANCE CHIEF IN COURT OVER £2M FRAUD

HASTINGS A finance chief accused of defrauding an NHS primary care trust out of more than £2 million appeared in court today (MON). Trevor Cosson, 37, faces fraud and money laundering allegations relating to his time as Hastings and Rother Primary Care Trust as head of financial accounting. He allegedly authorised £1.4 million worth of payments to be made to his bank account between July 2008 and August 2012. Cosson also transferred a further £800,000 into his own bank account after stating the money was meant for St Michael's Hospice in St Leonards-on-Sea, it is claimed.

 
June 02, 2014

BROOKS: CASE AGAINST PA 'UTTERLY PREPOSTEROUS'

CHELMSFORD The claim that Rebekah Brooks' trusted PA Cheryl Carter hid boxes of evidence from phone hacking detectives is 'utterly preposterous', the Old Bailey heard. The 50-year-old is accused of taking seven cartons of Brooks' notebooks to her house in Essex to be destroyed before they could fall into police hands. But Trevor Burke QC, defending, told the jury Carter was an 'eternal optimist' who believed she was helping police and never contemplated she would be charged with a criminal offence. He said she got her son, Nick, to help remove the boxes, and would never have involved him in a plot to pervert the course of justice.

 
June 02, 2014
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LEIVERS: HAMMERSMITH ODEON BOSS SEXUALLY ABUSED SCHOOLGIRL

SKEGNESS A manager at a major music venue offered to introduce a schoolgirl to pop stars in exchange for sex, a court heard today (Mon). Philip Leivers, 75, told the youngster she could meet singers like David Essex and Suzi Quatro while sexually abusing her, jurors heard. Leivers repeatedly raped the youngster between 1975 and 1981 while managing the Hammersmith Apollo - then known as the Hammersmith Odeon - in west London, it was said. The former councillor offered the girl money to keep her mouth shut, Snaresbrook Crown Court heard.

 
June 02, 2014
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PORT:EX GMTV PRESENTER TO PAY BACK FORTUNE FROM BENEFIT CON

ISLEWORTH, WEST LONDON; GOLSPIE, SCOTLAND A former GMTV presenter wept as she was ordered to repay a fortune in falsely claimed housing benefit today (MON). Louise Port, 38, was hit with a bill of over £100,000 and branded a blatant liar 'with considerable affront' at Southwark Crown Court. The ex-girlfriend of former Scotland football boss, Craig Brown, still owes Westminster City Council another £10,878.46 in unpaid council tax. Earlier this year, Port, originally from Golspie, Scotland was handed an 18-month suspended sentence after being found guilty of 'deliberate deception' over four years.


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