Outer Temple barrister puts three away for tax fraud

Harris, Joanne
September 2005
Lawyer;9/12/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 35, p10
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The article reports that Outer Temple Chambers barrister Robert-Jan Temmink has secured three convictions for the Serious Fraud Office after a trial that demonstrated a jury's ability to understand complicated fraud cases. Businessmen Stephen Sampson, William Hurley and Andrew Watts were convicted of treating funds paid through the Landfill Tax Credit Scheme by environmental body Environmental Preservation Initiatives as their own. Sampson and Watts were each sentenced to two and a half years in prison, while Hurley was sentenced to three years.


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