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She explained that until 16/9/85 the maximum sentence for indecent assault on a female was 5 years if the girl was under 13. Otherwise it was 2 years. The Attorney General has the power to refer an unduly lenient sentence to the Court of Appeal and will consider how much the sentence should be discounted […]
Click below to see her article In Criminal Law and Justice Weekly (paywall down) dealing with the age of consent, anonymity of rape suspects & defending old men. read more
Felicity gave her view that even though Vicky Pryce was unsuccessful, the defence of coercion is a valuable tool for vulnerable spouses and consideration should be given to extending it to other relationships. In their entertaining radio joust, Felicity and Nick exchanged opinion on whether Vicky Pryce had let women and her children down. listen […]
Comedian Justin Lee Collins was convicted of harassment after a trial at St Albans Crown Court in which it was alleged he had emotionally abused his former girlfriend. He was sentenced to 140 hours community service. Felicity explained to Nick Ferrari that the jury had concluded that Mr Collins’ actions amounted to harassment but the […]