Rupert Quaintance trial update: Day 1

If you’ve ever spent any time at all in court, you’ll know that a great deal of that time is spent cooling one’s heels in the corridor outside the actual courtroom.

And so it was this morning at Southwark Crown Court, where Rupert Quaintance is standing trial on five charges of harassment.

Our reporter for the day turned up promptly at 10 a.m. for a 10:30 start, only to find a tiny cadre of the defendant’s supporters encamped outside Courtroom 7. Belinda and a hitherto unknown gentleman whom she referred to as Neil sat quietly; eventually Rupert himself turned up, and they all chatted amicably for some time. They were joined by Rupert’s legal team, who ultimately wandered off to the other end of the hall to confer with the CPS legal team.

Belinda wasted no time in assuring her companion that the relative absence of supporters for the witnesses meant that the Satanists had been tipped off by a police officer not to bother coming today, “because don’t forget, he’s in the gang”. Uh-huh. Sure, Belinda.

And still everyone sat, until about 11:50, when the case was finally called.

Again in contrast to Sabine and Neelu’s trial last year, there was no wrangling for seats: the three supporters present were offered their choice of a relatively generous 16 seats in the public gallery.

It transpired that since Judge Martin Griffiths will be unavailable to the court on Friday, the CPS and defence teams had been negotiating the best way to shorten the proceedings. As it currently stands, they anticipate hearing all witnesses tomorrow, with summing up arguments on Thursday.

The jury was admitted at 12:20 p.m. and duly sworn in. The judge reminded them of their obligation not to discuss the case outside the jury room, and in particular ordered them not to Google Rupert’s name online for the duration of the trial.

The jury was then dismissed, and court adjourned to 2:00 p.m.

At that time the judge delivered a court order designed to protect the identities of any children who might be involved in the case: in any reporting of the trial, there must be no revealing of any information which could lead, either directly or indirectly, to the identification of any child named as part of the Hampstead SRA hoax.

Consequently, we will not be publishing the identities of any of the witnesses, nor anything they might say which could compromise any child’s right to privacy.

Court adjourned for the day just before 2:30 p.m., and will resume tomorrow at 10 a.m. in Room 7, Southwark Crown Court.


We know we’ve mentioned this before, and we hate to be tedious, but we’d like to remind any newcomers that it is crucial that we or any of our commenters avoid discussion of Rupert’s guilt or innocence, as well as speculation regarding the process or outcome of the trial. Please reserve such opinions until the trial is complete, to ensure that justice is properly served, and that we do not find ourselves in contempt of court.

134 thoughts on “Rupert Quaintance trial update: Day 1

  1. Thank you for this update, EC.

    And thanks to the roving reporter who patiently sat through it all.

    By the way, you mention that they’re hoping to have all the witness testimonies tomorrow and the summings up on Thursday, so do I take it there are no proceedings on Wednesday?

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  2. Sorry, our reporter didn’t specify, but as I recall from last year they did witnesses one day, then the defence team did their thing the next. They’ll have half-time submissions and so forth, and assuming the court agrees that there is still a case to answer after that (this was not the case last year), there will be summing up by both sides on Thursday.

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  3. I’m so glad you’ve got someone there to report what’s going on. An accurate account needs to be online. That’s all I’ll say! Looking forward to tomorrow’s post.

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  4. Thanks for this interesting update, EC. Glad we have your trusty Reporter there.

    Never mind the jelly babies, SV, how about some Jaffa Cakes to celebrate the eclipse?

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  5. The RQ parents are probably too embarrassed with what their son has managed to inflict upon their family name to acknowledge this court event exists.

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  6. My local church asked God to Blot out The Sun, and lo it came to pass.

    Angie and Mad Moo names have been deleted from The Rapture VIP list. David “ShitHouse” Shurter already has an appointment in Hell where he will spend eternity examining rocks for non-existent microwave bugs.

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  7. @4:44 The bullshit alarm finally does its job,it definately needs calibrating.Bet those “squatters” have been tweaking the settings 😉

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  8. I would hate to be her neighbour. What a damn nuisance she is. This is SSE Gas & Electric she’s obstructing now. She’s never happy unless she’s annoying someone who is trying to do their job.

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  9. 6:49 – “You can deny it all you want but every one of your lives is falling apart. You’ll never admit it, you’ll never admit it, but it’s all falling apart.” 😀

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  10. 14:19 – “And it’s all waiting for you guys. It’s all waiting. And this solar eclipse has had a big deal to do with it and things are about ready to change. They’ve already been changing. You know. And you guys can deny what I said about that energy around you and that feeling of oppression that you guys are starting to feel – that you’ve probably been feeling for a while, whether or not you admit it to yourself or not [sic] is real – but it’s here. And er, I know, because of lost [?]. You know. Because Aquino, you taught the wrong person your shit, because I used everything that you taught me against every single one of you on behalf of Heaven so that I could help it kick your ass. So great eclipse. Great eclipse.”

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  11. She’s got Edward Ellis representing her. She needs a real solicitor who knows how to help her.

    This is really sad – mentally ill woman who should have professional support and her life is spiraling downwards.

    Where’s Lord Ashtar when she needs him?

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  12. David should put all these thoughts down into a second book called “More rabbit hole bollocks”,and then no one need bother reading that one either.

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  13. I don’t know what Bellender is so mad about, I found footage of her latest children’s Party, i’m sure it all went well.

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  14. Curruption, anti-corruption, drug farm in Essex to pay for it all! I’m totally lost, she needs to talk about one ridiculous charge or imagined charge at a time! I would love to hear the Police Officers and any workers conversations when they get out of there, it would be priceless!

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  15. And it’s interesting to hear her moan that “there’s no proof that a crime has been committed” – that didn’t seem to bother her at Christ Church in April 2015.

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  16. I feel quite sorry for Neelu.
    Of all the Hoax promoters she is clearly one who has a grave mental illness and the others whose motives are highly suspect (won’t mention names but Belinda McKenzie and Angela come to mind) egg her on or just abandoned her to tilt at her imaginary windmills.
    It seems Neelu’s life is a downward trajectory and the poor thing lashes out at all and sundry, bailiffs. coppers etc which has absolutely no affect except to receive puzzled looks.
    We know this dreadful vicious hoax has had a terrible affect on so many lives but were are those who stood outside a church screaming at parishioners and accusing them of dreadful crimes?
    The pitch fork mob have merely moved onto a new drama as Hoaxtead no longer provides the thrill it did (so much for their concern over dozens of babies killed every week). They are like drug addicts seeking a new thrill.

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  17. Yeah, where was this banged to rights evidence she was just waiting for her friend to send her the link about? Angie is so full of shit. I bet the people in that little Irish town cant stand her.

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  18. “the stealing of songs for the purpose of corrupt corruption..” Uhhh? I can see that was the point she lost the WPC who looked away and desperately tried to find a diversion she could get lost in.

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  19. Multiple Apologies!

    Omg all the defamatory comments and words she has said and published about many numerous people and she wants Multiple Apologies?

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  20. Neelu is too much for me, scary.

    I’ve given up on spending time watching her nonsense yonks ago.

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  21. I don’t feel sorry for her at all.

    I feel sorry for anyone that has to put up with her nonsense and can’t get away from it easily.

    I speak from experience of having to deal with someone in many ways similar to her.

    It’s a frigging nightmare.

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  22. $14,000 – if I recall correctly, that’s how much Davey’s partner squandered on the “sure thing, guaranteed best seller” aka total flop, POS book. No doubt one of the major factors leading to the break up. Hilariously, his first attempts at promoting it on Craigslist blew up in his face when young pranksters turned every promo into a discussion about Shyster’s obsession with poor little bunny’s “holes”…

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  23. It’s been noted before in many places that once the hoaxers fall for one steaming pile of BS, they tend to go on and expand to encompass more and more hoax theories, JayUtah was/is one of the most influential of the people fighting the ‘we never went to the moon hoaxers’ noted that many of the moon hoaxers had previously been JFKers, and many went on to become 9/11 trufers- many names that funnily enough were seen in pizzagate as well as the flatearthers
    Some are in it for the $$$ they can scam, others truly dont seem to be the full quid and seem predisposed for belief in conspiracy theories, doesnt really matter what its about, just as long as they are ‘anti’ the mainstream…

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  24. That guy talks such bullshit, he’s so full of his own inflated ego that he cant see what a fool he is. He probably did a weekend course on Shamanism 10 years ago, there’s loads of scammers in the spiritual scene and David is a wannabe cult leader.

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  25. He does have a touch of the Charles Mansons about him, doesn’t he. And there are one or two psychos among his rabid followers who are just unhinged enough to commit crimes on his command (Karen Brackley and Universal Karma spring to mind). And even more worryingly, he appears to know this and keeps dropping hints for them to do so

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  26. lmao what a bunch of scamming paedophile protecting scumbags, just like that evil bitch that turned up today sticking her nose in and spreading garbage about the police whilst being a protector of convicted paedophiles.
    They will all see their day in court, if not nature will take it’s own course.

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  27. “Just like that evil bitch that turned up today sticking her nose in and spreading garbage about the police whilst being a protector of convicted paedophiles.”

    WTF? What did I miss? 😮

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  28. oops this one I may have been thinking of.
    “Belinda wasted no time in assuring her companion that the relative absence of supporters for the witnesses meant that the Satanists had been tipped off by a police officer not to bother coming today, “because don’t forget, he’s in the gang”. Uh-huh. Sure, Belinda.”

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  29. A couple of Rodney Dangerfield jokes for Dave Sharter.

    “I told my dentist my teeth are going yellow. He told me to wear a brown tie.”

    “People always ask me, if I’m a leg man, a breast man or an ass man. I figure I must be an ass man. People yell at me all the time…YOU’RE AN ASS, MAN!!!”

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  30. I wonder if that’s the same Bridget I knew many years ago in London?. She was on the game and operated from a flat in Bayswater and used to give me cards with her phone number on them to leave in phone boxes. Had quite a few judges as clients.
    She was a bit alternative that Bridget & it wouldn’t surprise if she morphed into a Spiritual Celtic Mother

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  31. Oh dear God they haven’t opened the Star Gate have they? We had it sealed up because of what lies on the other side..the fools..the reckless fools

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  32. Angie : “Sheesh one makes enemies in my line of work”. Of course they do dear. Grifters, con-merchants all get hated in the end.

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  33. So, day 2. The world did not end, though from the blog comments it suggests that the Satan Hunter minds have been impacted by the eclipse such as Shurter and Neelu. They tossed a coin, the CPS gets to bat first. Hope CPS have a good innings today.

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  34. Yeah, they’ll be pushing it to get all the witnesses done today as planned.

    Would Sir care for some reading material to occupy himself during the long wait? It seems Sir has caused a bit of a stir on the Ella video 😀

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  35. Shouldn’t a rabid Bible-thumper know how to spell ‘Messiah’? Or doesn’t God’s guidance stretch to syntax? Just wondering.

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  36. Probably a nasty rumour, but Belinda McKenzie we understand is plotting to swing Angela Power Disney around in the air and then throw her under a bus, or it might be three buses, all double-deckers. In the Game of Hoaxes Belinda plans to take back the Ugly Throne by a slick gambit with the support of her new Hand, and she is not wasting time touching bums on her way to the top.

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  37. James, I don’t think that’s a staged gag. I think those men are actually assaulting that poor elderly woman.

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  38. I have seen this video a few times, not sure if what is being swung is a dummy or is real; a substitution of real person in the middle of the video with a dummy.

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  39. doesn’t matter. even if they hacked the hoaxtead blog, they wouldnt be able to get every’s info.. at best, they might get the blog owner’s info and that’s it, assuming that a vpn and other measure’s aren’t being used. they’d have to find a way to hack everyone individually, which would be a big fucking headache, given that most of the names you guys use on here don’t connect to other accounts, and you don’t freely post personal information. dont know why people think hacking is magic

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  40. “Pokey-Man Go”…Celtic spiritual Earth mother…Illuminati card game…I was trained to be the Antichrist…Shamanism is the path to Heaven blah blah blah…”

    Yawn. Heard it all before, Dave. Got any new material?

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  41. Woah, what does he mean at 12:42 when he says “I took out the bad guys”?

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  42. To me she looks like a vunerable old lady who wasn’t happy about being swung around by a bored bloke while his mates watched & laughed.

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  43. Indeed a welcome move but let’s hope they get it right.
    As usual the “free speech” creeps are out in force, a deluded bunch of nasties who still haven’t worked out yet that although the internet gives many more people a platform to publish, it has also legitimized on-line “Poison Pen Letters” which have always been regarded as abhorrent by society.

    Then there is the arrogant bunch- usually journalists or internet publication tech writers who waffle on with the same claptrap about ‘free speech’ etc etc and seem to think they are somehow above the fray.

    But I say this to them (and indeed have issued the challenge)- give me all your private details, your children’s names and where they go to school, relatives details etc etc and allow me to publish a website with every filthy lie I can muster. And then give me a few months to spread this stuff like a virus until it it so entrenched out there on a 1000 websites.
    Then let’s see how brave you are after devastation has been caused in your lie.

    Not one gutless coward has taken me up on the challenge.

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  44. Love? WTF? What happened to…
    “I am the God of Hellfire, and I bring you…FIRE!”

    Tee-hee!

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  45. David Shurter is deluded as per usual. Take me as an example, I occasionally will view the content by Shurter, and like most, because he amuses me. He is mostly a boring retard, what he posts has little value to waste time over. There are more important things in life than wasting life looking at every little boring rant Shurter posts. Shurter provides the entertainment in the interval between important events like court cases against Satan Hunters. He is a nobody. I personally will forget about him when I retire from the fight, perhaps as early as Friday.

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  46. Angela has some front.

    All the crap she has said about so many people.

    Don’t her foolish supporters ever read, watch or listen to what she says?

    Do they believe her nonsense?

    Don’t they question it?

    Talk about pot and kettle!

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  47. She would need to go back & listen to all of her vids on YouTube, she has obviously forgotten what she said on them. All available to the public too.

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  48. To Angela’s friend: Have you looked at the amount of videos she has publicly available on YouTube? She has put out private information about her family which is disgusting, anything on here about her, is what she has stated on those videos. The defamation & harassment she has posted, you obviously have not seen, look back on her Facebook page also to see how she has defamed a lot of innocent people & businesses.

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  49. There now appears to be reporting restriction in place on the trial – should this part of the blog be hidden from public view until after the trial?

    From tomorrows Court List:

    Trial (Part Heard)
    T20170140 ********** ****** *
    ***********
    Order made under s45, Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999

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  50. “I am the god of hell fire, and I bring you
    …Fire!
    Are you ready? Are you ready? Are you ready?
    When I was a youth I used to burn Cali weed in a
    (warped) Rizla-o-Rizla-o-Rizla-o-Rizla-o
    When I was a youth I used to burn Cali weed in a
    (warped) Rizla-o-Rizla-o-Rizla-o-Rizla-o
    When I was a youth I used to burn Cali weed in a
    (warped) Rizla-o-Rizla-o-Rizla-o-Rizla-o
    Now You’re Rockin!
    When I was a youth I used to burn Cali weed in a
    (warped) Rizla-o-Rizla-o-Rizla-o-Rizla-o
    Fire!”

    🙂 🙂

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  51. Pot, kettle black etc. Unbelievable arrogance from APD who has dripped libel on her Youtube account a 1000 times including her perverted claim the mother was in a child porn film.
    Is there just one local secretly “defaming”her? I wouldn’t be surprised there is a town committee.
    The GCHQ claim is another way of saying “I am so terribly important the secret services monitor me”. In your dreams madam.

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  52. There are certain reporting restrictions on all court cases, particularly those relating to sexual offences. However Section 45A Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 specifically enables court to grant lifelong anonymity to child witnesses and victims involved in criminal proceedings . – Reporting restrictions have been expanded to cover all online content in addition to print and broadcast media…

    That’s always supposing anyone bothers their arse to enforce these things!

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  53. This blog has done some fantastic work. Now is a complicated time and no doubt that sensitivity will pay dividends and the likes of BM and APD will also be brought to task

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  54. Isnt that a prepaid meter system they are putting in?
    It seems her fines on the two cars arent the only thing she;s not been paying then

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