Musings and Snippets from a recently retired JP. I served for 31 years, mostly in west London. I was Chairman of my Bench for some years, and a member of the National Bench Chairmen's Forum All cases are based on real ones, but anonymised and composited. All opinions are those of one or more individuals. JPs swear to enforce the law of the land, whether or not they approve of it. Nothing on here constitutes legal advice.
Friday, March 10, 2006
Fixed Penalty News
Andrew Tierney has been given a £50 fixed penalty for putting two pieces of junk mail, that the postman had just handed him, into a litter bin attached to a lamp post outside his house. The junk mail was classified as domestic refuse.