Suspended Sentence in Illegal High Case

June 10, 2015

Raquel Simpson and David James defended Sheena Jessop at Bolton Crown Court. Ms Jessop was charged alongside Paula White after the largest ever UK police investigation into the mail order trade of ‘legal highs’. They were part of an organisation which sold drugs worth more than £3m.

Although the legal high outlet was set up as a legitimate business, the products were rendered illegal in 2010.

Ms White was jailed for nine years. Ms Jessop received a two-year sentence, suspended for two years.

Click here to read the article in the Manchester Evening News.

The case also received national press coverage including The Daily MailThe Telegraph and The Mirror.