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nobbling

illegal interference with a horse before a race to ensure that it does not race well.
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Last month's jury nobbling trial collapsed after highly respected Crown Prosecution Service solicitor David Kingsley Hyland failed to disclose vital evidence.
BREAKING HIS SILENCE John Henry Sayers had been accused of masterminding a jury nobbling plot during the Freddie Knights murder trial in 2002
Mr Hyland was accused of "suppressing" evidence during the trial, in which Sayers was accused of masterminding a jury nobbling plot eight years ago.
He claimed he was acting under the orders of Mr Sayers, who walked free from prison after the jury nobbling case against him collapsed.
DRAGGED into the collapsed trial of Tyneside rival John Henry Sayers, notorious villain Paddy Conroy today hits back at claims he masterminded a jury nobbling plot.
PROSECUTION solicitors have come under fire after a jury nobbling plot collapsed and led to the release of Tyneside hardman John Henry Sayers.
A COMPUTER glitch was last night blamed for nobbling 1,500 Barclays cashpoints for up to four hours yesterday.
A team of gamblers was behind the nobbling of two racehorse favourites, a court was told yesterday.
Plodding courtroom drama starring Demi Moore, above, as a sculptor and single mum who is victimised into nobbling her fellow- jurors into acquitting a Mafia boss.
He went on to make claims Mr Sayers had masterminded a jury nobbling plot in return for a slashed prison sentence.
The details emerged at Woolwich Crown Court where Sayers, his brother Stephen and Mark Rowe are accused of nobbling the 2002 trial jury.
Hove crown court heard they had tried nobbling a previous jury before being jailed for the 2006 robbery near Chichester, West Sussex.