Committal for contempt of Court in Open Court in the County Court sitting at Leicester: Smith

|Contempt of Court

Leicestershire County Council –v- Christopher Raymond Smith

Case Number: 1233661T

In relation to the above numbered case, on 8 December 2016, sitting in the Court of Protection at Leicester County Court, Her Honour Judge George sentenced the respondent in that case, Christopher Raymond Smith (DOB: 8 May 1956), to an immediate custodial sentence of 6 months for Contempt of Court for a breach of undertakings dated 29 July 2016. The basis of that sentence was that Christopher Raymond Smith breached the undertakings by:-

  1. Returning to the property referred to in the application on 22nd September 2016
  2. Being present in the property on 26 October 2016
  3. Being present in the property on 5 November 2016
  4. Being present in the property on 7 November 2016

The four breaches were contrary to the terms of the undertakings dated 29 July 2016, which were given to the court by Christopher Raymond Smith.

Her Honour Judge George
8 December 2016