Reply to post: Re: I think the discussion is going off of the point

Two-thirds of TV Licensing prosecutions at one London court targeted women

Roland6 Silver badge

Re: I think the discussion is going off of the point

Re: "The most striking and egregious thing I find in the article is the fact that a child of 16 was prosecuted

Stange as the most striking thing I saw was the statement:

" Most defendants were said to have admitted to watching live TV without a licence for about a month, on average, though almost all in court pleaded not guilty."

Okay we are missing lots of information, like when they stopped having a licence, but a month isn't very long.

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