Ex-EDL leader Tommy Robinson jailed at Leeds court
Former English Defence League (EDL) leader Tommy Robinson has been jailed for potentially prejudicing a court case, it can be reported.
Robinson, who appeared in the dock under real name Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, was arrested in Leeds on Friday.
The 35-year-old was broadcasting on social media outside the city's crown court where a trial was ongoing.
A ban on reporting his 13-month sentence at the same court was lifted after being challenged by the media.
Robinson, from Bedfordshire, pleaded guilty to a charge of contempt of court.
A judge told him his actions could cause the ongoing trial to... read more
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