The appeal against Gary McCourt’s lenient sentence has been denied.
Time once more to take a look at some recent court decisions and draw some conclusions (as well as to stretch the definition of “this week”).
This week’s message, loud and clear: It’s not your fault.
“To promote the idea of sharing the streets more safely, we’ve made a fun film here in the City of London Corporation.”
No, you haven’t.
Thanks to a few things, I’m covering a couple of weeks here. But there have been several sentences passed on cases involving fatalities of pedestrians and cyclists during the past fortnight.
What a difference a day (and a bit) makes. From the Space for Cycling ride on Monday to another death and the Freight Transport Association’s kick in the teeth today.