Convicted cannabis dealer told to write 5,000-word ESSAY on dangers of drugs because he couldn"t do community service due to injury

Convicted cannabis dealer told to write 5,000-word ESSAY on dangers of drugs because he couldn't do community service due to injury Terry Bennett, 32, of Cold Ashton, Glos, admitted intent to supply cannabis Probation said his dislocated shoulder was health and safety issueJudge Julian Lambert wants his essay on dangers of drugs in by April 4 By Luke Salkeld PUBLISHED: 12:00 GMT, 26 March 2013 | UPDATED: 00:02 GMT, 27 March 2013 It is a penalty more commonly associated with classroom than court room. But convicted drug dealer Terry Bennett has been told to pay for his crime by writing a 5,000-word essay.

Married woman, 38, who had six-month fling with teenage boy "she fell in love with" spared jail

Married woman, 38, who 'fell in love with teenage boy' is spared jail despite six-month sexual fling Marie Jane Friendship given six-month sentence suspended for two years Married 38-year-old, of Bristol, told friends she had fallen in love with boy She sought legal advice about affair now defence says her life is wrecked | UPDATED: 20:32 GMT, 12 December 2012 Spared jail: Marie Friendship, pictured arriving at Bristol Crown Court, was given a suspended sentence after admitting an affair with a teenage boy A married woman who had a six-month relationship with a teenage boy has been spared jail today. Marie Jane Friendship, 38, told people she was in love with the teenager and even sought advice from a solicitor about the legality of the affair