Plea of Convenience?

By Solicitor at 00:00

Approximately 1.5 million to 2 million criminal cases are dealt with and go through the Magistrates Courts each year. Motoring offences or disorderly behaviour, are dealt with only by Magistrates' Courts. These are commonly referred to as summary offences and carry a maximum punishment of six months in prison, and/or a fine of up to £5,000.


As Benjamin Franklin once said “in the world nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes”, he was right! We will all have a funeral one day, there’s no escaping that fact.