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Jennifer Oborne successfully prosecutes the Sevenoaks Bomb Hoaxer

August 2016

Jennifer Oborne prosecuted a case involving a 73 year old pensioner who walked into the Sevenoaks branch of Santander with a false “explosive device”. He handed a note to the cashier demanding that notes from the bank are left in an alleyway behind the store.

He was today found guilty of blackmail, driving whilst disqualified and taking a vehicle without consent. He will be sentenced in November.

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Laura Herbert’s submissions described by Mr Justice Cranston as ‘cogent and attractive’

August 2016

Laura Herbert’s submissions described by Mr Justice Cranston as ‘cogent and attractive’.
Acting for the appellant in a case stated at the High Court arguing to prevent extension of admissibility of res gestae evidence (999 call), distinguishing Barnaby v DPP [2015] EWHC 232 (Admin).

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