Committal for Contempt of Court in Open Court at the County Court sitting at Newcastle upon Tyne: Wise

|Contempt of Court

Claim No. COONE520

Byker Community Trust -v- John George Wise

On Friday, 29th July 2016 District Judge Jackson, sitting in the County Court at Newcastle upon Tyne, was satisfied that the Defendant, John George Wise had been guilty of contempt of court by breaching an injunctive order made by the court on 4th May 2016.

The order provided inter alia that the Defendant should not approach or enter Whickham Gardens Byker Newcastle upon Tyne which order is to remain in force until 3rd May 2017. The court found a single breach on 28th July 2016 of the order proved upon the admission of the Defendant.

The Defendant was sentenced to a term of imprisonment of 6 weeks suspended on the terms that there be no further breaches of the order until 3rd May 2017.

District Judge Jackson
29 July 2016