Alexis Bayley
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England riots: Magistrates hear cases from suspected looters

Magistrates in London have been sitting through the night to process the extraordinary number of cases arising from riots in the capital.

Jon Brain reported from Highbury Magistrates' Court near Hackney, where those arrested and appearing in court have ranged from a primary school worker to a convicted drug dealer on licence from prison.

  • 10 Aug 2011
  • From the section UK
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