This was a case where North Somerset Council
had secretly abolished an agreement on the education of local children.
My job was to prove that they knew about something they were denying
which was achieved by finding documents and then establishing a
circular argument which they couldn’t avoid. This was successful
although it is ongoing.
A man made allegations of abuse against his
‘wife’ and removed the children from the family home
and was given a council house. Identified that the marriage was
not valid as it had happened on a beach in the Dominican Republic
and that the lawyers had overlooked that the man therefore did not
have parental responsibility over the children. Investigated documents
which alleged abuse and showed they were false. Filmed the man driving
without a licence and helped the mother regain her children.
A man was charged with shotgun and firearm
offences. This followed a murder which although the man was not
involved with, he had known the killer. By researching Home Office
guidance it was established that the guns were so old they could
never be fired, that bullets didn’t exist for the guns and
that the guns were worth far more as antiques than as weapons. After
a series of court appearances the police were forced to admit they
were being silly and dropped the charges.
During a stay on the Isle of Arran we were
able to help a group of islanders protesting against a Pyrolosis
Two cases of horse theft and one of a false
claim against a will where the claimant was filmed participating
in sports when they had claimed to be too disabled to leave the