Tag Archives: Hertfordshire

[#ScoutsAbuse 4] John Oliver Bentley Court of Appeal 29 Jul 1999

The appeal against sentencing was made by John Oliver Bentley, who was a founder of British Men and Boys Love Association.  Although he was a member of BMBLA, this was an “isolated conviction” for indecent assault, although he had many … 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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