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North Somerset Courthouse.

North Somerset Courthouse. - Credit: Archant

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between May 1 and June 6:

n Luke O’Brien (24), of Westbourne Crescent, Clevedon. Assault: Six-month community order with requirement to carry out 80 hours unpaid community work, ordered to pay £100 compensation, £85 costs and £60 victim surcharge.

n Joel Meysner (31), of Linden Road, Clevedon. Drink-driving: Fined £120 plus £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge, banned from driving for 18 months.

n Matthew Derrick (47), of North Grove, Pill. Drink-driving: Fined £110 plus £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge, banned from driving for 20 months. Possession of class B drug: Fined £73.

n Stuart Gamester (62), of Kenn Estate, Kenn. Drink-driving: Fined £110 plus £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge, banned from driving for 14 months.


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n John Jefferies (39), of Claremont Gardens, Clevedon. Using violence to secure entry: 12-month community order with requirement to carry out 160 hours unpaid community work, ordered to pay £257.50 compensation plus £85 costs and £60 victim surcharge.

n Jacob Kendrick (26), of Briary Road, Portishead. Criminal damage: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £15 victim surcharge. Threatening behaviour: No separate penalty.

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n Benjamin Rees (23), of Stowey Road, Yatton. Criminal damage: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £296.40 compensation plus £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge.

n John Glynn (42), of Summerhouse, Tickenham. Drink-driving: Fined £260 plus £85 costs and £26 victim surcharge, banned from driving for 17 months.

n Jordan Watson (19), of Watery Lane, Nailsea. Criminal damage: Fined £110 plus £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

n Lawrence Bennett (51), of Kennaway Road, Clevedon. Drink-driving: 12-month community order with requirement to carry out 40 hours unpaid community work, ordered to pay £85 costs and £60 victim surcharge, and banned from driving for 36 months.

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