Ant McPartlin court hearing adjourned

The court hearing for drink-drive accused Ant McPartlin has been postponed. The TV presenter was due to appear at Wimbledon Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday charged with the offence. But a spokeswoman for the court said the hearing had been adjourned with a new date yet to be set. McPartlin was charged by postal requisition on [...]

By |2018-04-04T11:15:53+01:00April 4th, 2018|Courts, Driving, Drugs, Legal, Road Safety|

Lemsip may have contributed to woman’s death as she battled cancer

The 48-year-old Kildare woman was diagnosed with the disease after a lesion was detected in her mouth Lemsip may have contributed to a woman’s death as she was not aware it contained paracetamol, an inquest heard. Colette Whittle died in hospital on August 3, 2016, four days after she was admitted for cancer treatment. The [...]

By |2018-03-27T11:28:35+01:00March 27th, 2018|Courts, Drugs, Personal Injuries|

Gangs are behind NI ‘prescriptions’ trade

A new Westminster report into ‘legal highs’ and the misuse of prescription drugs claims organised criminals are running the trade in Northern Ireland to a greater extent than in Britain and that the rate of new psychoactive drugs use in Ireland is the highest in Europe. ‘Drugs: new psychoactive substances and prescription drugs,’ which has [...]

By |2014-01-07T11:07:01+00:00January 7th, 2014|Crime, Drugs|
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