"Phi" <***@inbox.com> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
: "GB" <***@microsoft.com> wrote in message
: > On 13/09/2018 18:02, ***@gmail.com wrote:
: >> https://www.liveleak.com/view?t=CFvzW_1536810503
: >> From what he says, what was widely reported (i.e he pleaded guilty) is
: >> load of bollocks.
: >> What *exactly* is going on in the UK in 2018?
: > It's pretty simple. He did his level best to cause an ongoing criminal
: > trial to have to be abandoned. He knew this was wrong, because he had
: > previous for doing much the same. He'd been hauled in front of the court
: > for contempt before and given a 3 months suspended sentence.
: > The judge (the one in charge of the trial he jeopardised) jailed him for
: > contempt, but the court of appeal said that was wrong, purely because
: > judge should have got a different judge to deal with Robinson. I think
: > COA ordered a replacement hearing, where I assume that Robinson will get
: > sent down again - quite possibly for longer than the first time.
: > In contempt hearings you have a chance to apologise to the court.
: > did apologise, most abjectly. Why he is claiming he is not guilty beats
: > me, except that at least one fool has apparently lapped it up.
: Many influential people from history have been jailed before becomming