Two high court judges have said that Tommy Robinson can be charged again for alleged contempt of court over the filming of people involved in a grooming and gang rape trial in Leeds. The individuals concerned have since been found guilty of unspeakable abuse of vulnerable young girls and imprisoned.
Tommy was jailed in May last year after he filmed the accused outside Leeds Crown Court and broadcast the footage on social media. Jailing him was declared a fatally flawed decisions and after two and a half months of false imprisonment Tommy was released.
The truth – in so far as that is of any interest to our government – is that Tommy only shared information that was already in the public domain and none of the other journalists who published the same information have received so much as a slap on the wrist.
What on earth has Tommy done to merit this persecution? What is Tommy’s “crime”? Tommy speaks out about issues raised by Islam for all of us living in the UK, a free, liberal democracy. Yep, that’s it.
Tommy will be back at the Old Bailey on the 4th and 5th of July. I hope he will not be facing a politically compromised judiciary and that a founding value of British Society – that we are all equal under the law and subject to the law (ref. the other journalists) – will be upheld and that Tommy will walk free.
Don’t hold your breath.
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