Committal for contempt of Court in Open Court in the County Court sitting at Slough: McInnes

|Contempt of Court

Case No: C70BM748

1. On the 11th of August 2016 this court committed the following named person to prison (2) Donald McInnes

2. In relation to an order dated: 6 July 2016

3. which provided that the Respondent/ Defendant should not [set out relevant paras of the order]

    i) use or threaten violence against Simon Archer
    ii) use foul or abusive language to Simon Archer

4. the court found that [following admissions made] he had disobeyed/breached that order by

    i) On 7 August 2016 referring to Mr Archer in his presence as a “fucking prick”
    ii) On 7 August 2016 punched Mr Archer in the neck
    iii) On 7 August 2016 threatened Mr Archer that “people are going to take you out”

5. and imposed the following sentence(s) for those breach(es)


    i) foul and abusive language
    ii) use of violence
    iii) threat of violence


    i) 2 weeks imprisonment
    ii) 8 weeks imprisonment
    iii) 4 weeks imprisonment


6. Accordingly it was ordered that (2) Donald McInnes be committed for contempt to Her Majesty’s Prison at(3) HMP Bullingdon for a (total) period of 14 weeks or until lawfully discharged if sooner, [and that a warrant of arrest and committal be issued forthwith].

District Judge Parker
12 August 2016