UK: Court of Appeal order release of 85-year-old jailed for recording court proceedings

THE Court of Appeal in London today ordered the immediate release of 85-year-old Norman Scarth.

Mr Scarth was jailed for six months on July 26 for recording court proceedings.

Scarth was jailed for six months at Bradford Crown Court after judge Jonathan Rose found him in contempt of court.

He had used an unspecified device to record crown court proceedings.

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