Committal for Contempt of Court in Open Court at the County Court sitting at Middlesbrough: Coles

|Contempt of Court

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

Case No: B00HL046

In relation to the above numbered case on 30th September 2016 His Honour Judge Briggs sitting in the County Court at Middlesbrough as a Judge of the County Court, sentenced the Defendant, Graham Coles, in that case, to prison for a period of 3 months, for contempt of court on breach of an Injunction Order dated 11th March 2015.

The basis of the sentence imposed is that Graham Coles:

Was in breach of the Injunction, by

  1. Using threatening behaviour, namely carrying out a bomb hoax, directed towards the offices of East Durham Homes.