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Nine Defendants convicted, and four committed immediately to prison, for “crash for cash” scheme following a 5 day High Court Trial

6th December 2017

James Laughland,  instructed by Marsha Crosland of DWF acted for Liverpool Victoria Insurance in successful committal proceedings in the High Court.  Mr Justice Warby has released a press summary which is attached, along with the full Judgment.

The three drivers of the different accidents were committed to custodial prison services with immediate effect for 16 months, 12 months and 9 months.   The passengers each received 4 months prison sentences with all, except one, suspended for one year due to mitigating features.

Please click on links to view Mr Justice Warby’s Press Summary and full judgment.

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Year of Call: 1991