Committal for Contempt of Court in Open Court at the County Court sitting at Birmingham: Phillips

|Contempt of Court

Pursuant to paragraph 13 of Practice Direction: Committal for Contempt of Court – Open Court

Case No:     C01BM601

Birmingham City Council

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Terrance John Phillips

Committal hearing on 3 July 2017

In relation to the above numbered case on 3 July 2017 istrict Judge Kelly sitting in the County Court at Birmingham as a Judge of the County Court, sentenced the Defendant in that case, to a custodial sentence of 28 days for contempt of court on breach of an Injunction Order dated 1 November 2016  The basis of the sentence imposed is that ……

Was in breach of the Injunction, by

  1. Disobeying the order dated 1 November 2016. The relevant forms of the order (undertaking) and the allegations made by the applicant
  2. Committed to prison for contempt for a period of 28 days suspended till 1 November 2017

An application having been made by Birmingham City Council for the committal of Mr.  Terrance John Phillips to prison for disobeying the order dated 1 November 2016  The relevant terms of the order (undertaking) and the allegations made by the applicant are recited on the attaché notice to show good reason.

It is Ordered that:

Upon the Defendant having been advised of his legal right to obtain legal representation and his right to remain silent.

And Upon the Claimant providing the Defendant with a fifth Committal notice detailing the allegation of breach on 2 July 2017

And Upon the Defendant not wishing to obtain legal representation  and admitting the breach of the injunction dated 1 November 2017 by attending 66 Coplow St as alleged on 2 July 2017

Mr Terrance John Phillips be committed for contempt to prison for a period of 28 days. The order is suspended till 1st November 2017 and will not be put in force if during that time the contemnor complies with the following terms namely to comply with the injunction order dated 1/11/16 NOT TO

  1. Harass, intimidate use or threaten violence against Mr Barry Phillips or Mrs Janet Phillips of 66 Coplow Street, Birmingham B16 0DL
  2. Enter Coplow Street Birmingham B16 0DL