Tag Archives: Crown Prosecution Service

Roger Laing 2015 Oct 2 Court of Appeal

This appeal case has brought up several items of interest. Reynolds House Childrens Home Bromley The abuser who was appealing, Roger Laing Deputy Superintendent, Reynolds House Childrens Home. Laing also has a previous record from 1977 of indecent assault on … Continue reading

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Survivor v The Director of Public Prosecutions 25 Jan 2001 High Court (Aston Villa FC)

This was an application to challenge the decision of the CPS to stop a prosecution. The alleged abuser was a scout for Aston Villa Football Club. The offences were between 1971 and 1977. It also mentions abuse at Forde Park. … Continue reading

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John Handscomb 21 October 1994 Court of Appeal

This is an application by Mr John Handscomb for judicial review of a decision of the Stevenage Magistrates in which they declined to stay proceedings as an abuse of the process of the court. Application was dismissed and therefore the … Continue reading

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CPS file on decision not to prosecute Peter Hayman destroyed

The Crown Prosecution Service file on the  decision not to prosecute Peter Hayman destroyed in 2006 according to a response to a Freedom of Information Question.[1] The CPS were asked to release the papers involved in the decision not to … Continue reading

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