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Young Man Jailed for Five Months for ‘Brutally Assaulting’ His Girlfriend

An example of court reporting. Originally posted here

Ryan Brown was sent to jail for five months for beating up his new girlfriend. He violated his probation and breached an undertaking. Judge Mary Jane Richards handed down the sentence yesterday.

“I find it the most difficult thing to do to send a young person to jail,” said Judge Richards. “But I can’t say society is safe with you out there.” Read more