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A MAN who blamed his ‘bad eczema’ for his decision to carry an eight-inch kitchen knife around Weston town centre has been jailed.

A MAN has been sentenced over a number of car crimes and handling stolen goods in West Wick.

Daniel Russell

TWO men who were jailed for a ‘truly appalling’ Weston crime spree which saw families terrorised in their own homes have failed in a bid to have their sentences reduced.

Peter Cox who had life-changing injuries after being hit  by car  in West Street, Weston.

A MAN who died four times in hospital and is ‘disabled for life’ has hit out at the ‘disgusting’ 14-month jail term given to the man who ran him over in a row over a parking space.

North Somerset Courthouse.

A MAN who tried to strangle his partner in an attack which left her fearing for her life has been sentenced.

North Somerset Courthouse.

A MAN whose girlfriend felt ‘utterly powerless’ to stop him as he grabbed her throat and slapped her has been given a six-week suspended prison sentence.

North Somerset Courthouse.

A MAN who threatened to kill his partner in front of their nine-month-old son has been sentenced.

North Somerset Courthouse.

A MAN who stole a handbag, purse and cash in two ‘sneak’ thefts from pubs in Weston has been remanded in police custody after appearing in court.

Philip Miller

A 31-year-old man who suffered a suspected heart attack after contracting salmonella during a luxury holiday to Cuba for a family wedding has won a £30,000 compensation settlement.

A MAN has been jailed after sending a text message threatening to kill his brother, despite already being subject to a suspended prison sentence.

A CURRYS sales assistant headbutted a colleague after a late-night drinking session and ‘banter’ between the pair turned violent.

In The Dock

Monday, June 15, 2015
North Somerset Courthouse.

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between May 19 and June 3:

North Somerset Courthouse.

A WESTON man who threatened to ‘smash up’ his ex girlfriend’s front door has been fined by magistrates.

Bristol Crown Court.

THE grandmother of missing Ethan Williams and her boyfriend have been jailed for contempt of court after lying about the toddler’s disappearance.

North Somerset Courthouse.

A barista has been fined after her mother persuaded her to flee the scene of a collision with another car while on supervised driving practise.

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