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ALEX BAAH: 18 YEARS FOR 'WICKED' CHILD ABUSER WHO MADE RAPE ROUTINE


cnl_a_k_baah_web_copy4.jpgCROYDON, ABBEY WOOD

A sex attacker who repeatedly raped a 13-year-old was jailed for 18 years today (tues) and banned from any contact with girls for the rest of his life.

Ghanaian Alex Baah, 42 paid the girl £2 for sex and assaulted her so often it became 'routine,' the Old Bailey heard.

For three years he raped her once or twice a week at an address in New Addington, south London and sent her perverted text messages,

The victim, who knew Baah by his middle name, Kwame, finally complained to police in August 2013 when she was aged 15.

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Andrew Jefferson, 52, repeatedly stabbed his this shopkeeper shouting: "You f*****g foreigners, coming to the UK to poison the British people".' The was lucky to survive the attack.

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March 31, 2015

EDWARDS:THUG BEAT PARTNER LIKE 'HUMAN PUNCH BAG' IN FRONT OF KIDS


cnl_j_edwards_lift_1.jpg SHEPHERD'S BUSH, WEST LONDON

A jobless thug caught on CCTV battering his partner like 'a human punch bag' in a shopping centre lift in front of his three young children was jailed for two years.

Jason Edwards, 36, trapped the victim in a corner of the cabin and threw at least 15 punches at her before the doors opened.

The pair had spent the afternoon of 5 February shopping at the Westfield Shopping Centre in Shepherd's Bush before Edwards assaulted his victim.

The attack, which lasted around two minutes, took place in front of the victim's three children who are all under the age of 13.


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  March 31, 2015

SHOFOLOHAN:JAIL FOR NEW DRIVER WHO KILLED FAMILY FRIEND


cnl_o_shofolahan.jpgSTOKE NEWINGTON, HACKNEY, EAST LONDON

A new driver who crushed a family friend beneath the wheels of his Honda Civic was jailed for three years today (TUES).

Olugbenga Shofolahan, 44, collided with 30-year-old Tamika Malo when he reversed at high speed out of her driveway on 12 October 2013.

Ms Malo's daughter had been for a sleepover at Shofolahan's home with his children and he was dropping her back home in Lordship Road, Stoke Newington, north London.

The victim had just got out of a taxi and was paying her fare when the car shot across the road and hit her before smashing into a garden wall on 25 February.


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March 31, 2015

GOOGLE: TRIAL DELAYS IN PRICE COMPARISON CASE


CENTRAL LONDON

A UK price comparison site suing Google over alleged search manipulation won an adjournment after a judge ruled it was 'inappropriate' to hold a trial at this stage of the European Commission's probe into the internet giant.

The High Court trial, between Infederation, the operator of Foundem.co.uk, and Google, has been postponed until July 2016 after the court received two confidential letters from the Commission which gave an update on the state of their investigation.

The English litigation and the European probe are looking into similar allegations against Google, but under European law, national courts cannot give judgments that could conflict with future decisions of the EC.

In practice, this often delays damages trials until the conclusion of anti-trust investigations and related appeals in Luxembourg.


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  March 31, 2015

OPERATION ELVEDEN: 'FULL REVIEW' INTO PRESS PROSECUTIONS


CENTRAL LONDON

The latest trial of a journalist for paying public officials has been delayed for three weeks to allow a full review of the Operation Elveden cases.

Alison Saunders, the Director of Public Prosecutions, is considering the recent ruling of the Court of Appeal, the Old Bailey heard.

Asked how many cases were being considered, prosecutor Mark Stafford QC told the court: 'This case is being considered against the backdrop of other cases and against the court of appeal judgement.

'I cannot say that other cases are being considered but inevitably there will be reflections on those others.'


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