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#Contempt

# contempt - Friday 22 November, 2019

Contempt of court proceedings against Facebook, Twitter over Kriegel killers' identities struck out

A court hear today that “alarming posts” on social media are causing considerable distress to Boy A’s family.

# contempt - Sunday 20 October, 2019

Taoiseach says risk of no-deal Brexit is 'relatively low' but preparations will continue

Judges will decide tomorrow if the unsigned letter sent by Boris Johnson asking for a Brexit extension puts the PM in contempt of court.

# contempt - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Couples face the prospect of being jailed for contempt unless they vacate unofficial halting site

The court heard that the defendants have been offered alternative accommodation.

# contempt - Monday 8 July, 2019

Irish Daily Mail fined €25,000 over front page headline published during Ana Kriegel trial

Mr Justice Paul McDermott said there was “no effective editorial control over the manner in which the story was conveyed to the public”.

# contempt - Friday 10 May, 2019

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning released from US prison

Manning was jailed in early March for refusing to testify in a grand jury investigation .

# contempt - Monday 6 May, 2019

Democrats move to hold Attorney General Barr in contempt over Mueller report

William Barr had until 9am today to provide an un-redacted version of the report.

# contempt - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

After bruising Brexit-vote defeats, Theresa May to publish legal advice today

The opposition is attempting to have the legal advice published in full.

# contempt - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Why is Theresa May facing accusations of contempt in the House of Commons?

The last time an MP was expelled from parliament for contempt was in 1947 – and that’s an interesting story in itself.

# contempt - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Mother leaves prison after purging contempt in €1m property repossession case

The woman, whose teenage children had resided at the property, was jailed by the High Court on 27 April.

# contempt - Friday 30 March, 2018

Two people questioned after woman in rugby rape trial allegedly named on social media

It is an offence to publicly name the complainant in a rape trial, who is legally entitled to anonymity.

# contempt - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Michigan mother jailed for a week for refusing to vaccinate her son

Rebecca Bredow said that to do so would go against her beliefs.

# contempt - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Omagh bombing suspects face jail after failing to disclose their assets

The information had been sought by relatives of the 29 bomb victims.

# contempt - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From The42 Germany's Mario Götze was not impressed with this journalist's question Contempt

Germany's Mario Götze was not impressed with this journalist's question

The world champions have failed to maintain the form that saw them win the World Cup last summer.

# contempt - Saturday 13 April, 2013

From The42 Paul Kimmage reacts to Cycling Ireland's nomination of Pat McQuaid Contempt

Paul Kimmage reacts to Cycling Ireland's nomination of Pat McQuaid

Needless to say, he’s delighted for his old pal.

# contempt - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Contempt action to be taken over photos of 'James Bulger's killers'

Individuals who posted material purporting to show the notorious Jon Venables and Robert Thompson face prosecution by the British government.

# contempt - Saturday 3 November, 2012

PHOTOS: Seán Quinn Jr visits his father after first night in Mountjoy

Seán Quinn has spent the first night of his nine-week sentence for contempt of court in Mountjoy Prison.

# contempt - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Sean Quinn to face High Court again today

New evidence is expected to be presented to court by Quinn’s new legal team. The proceedings could end in court for Seán Quinn.

# contempt - Friday 19 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added Shane Ross haircut

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# contempt - Sunday 5 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# contempt - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Supporters to hold Cavan rally for Quinn family

Supporters of the family will hold a rally in Ballyconnell, Co Cavan on Sunday seeking the withdrawal of contempt orders.

# contempt - Friday 20 July, 2012

Seán Quinn’s son and nephew jailed for three months

An arrest warrant was earlier issued for Peter Daragh Quinn after he failed to show up in court today.

# contempt - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Sean Quinn found guilty of contempt of court

The judge described Sean Quinn as “evasive and uncooperative” and said on a number of occasions he embarked on “lengthy criticisms of Anglo” rather than answering questions.

# contempt - Sunday 29 April, 2012

From The42 Tough call: Previous editions of Clermont v Leinster Old Scores This post contains videos

Tough call: Previous editions of Clermont v Leinster

Contempt is a strong word, but there is plenty of familiarity between these giants of European rugby.

# contempt - Thursday 12 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge Alabama man jailed for three days for wearing saggy trousers Baggy Pants

Alabama man jailed for three days for wearing saggy trousers

The 20-year-old was given a three-day sentence for contempt of court after showing up to enter a plea on a separate charge.

# contempt - Monday 13 February, 2012

Pakistani Prime Minister charged with contempt

The Supreme Court had ordered the PM to reopen an old corruption case against the president – but he refused.

# contempt - Thursday 5 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday

In tonight’s fix: Warnings over mortgage interest relief, Phil Hogan’s website woes, Vita Cortex owner “can’t move money” – and a solution to modern dinner part complaints?

# contempt - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Lawyer in Michael Jackson case skips contempt hearing US

Lawyer in Michael Jackson case skips contempt hearing

Legal partner of Dr Conrad Murray appeared on NBC show while the trial was ongoing.

# contempt - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Daily Mail and the Sun fined £15,000 each for contempt of court

The publications’ websites carried a photograph of a defendant in a murder trial that showed him holding a firearm.