Image copyright Google Image caption Marc Marshall was sentenced for fraud offences at Inner London Crown Court A defendant who doused himself with acid in the dock of a courtroom has died in hospital. Marc Marshall, 55, poured a noxious substance on to his face shortly after being sentenced for fraud offences at Inner London…

Image copyright PA Image caption Jo Brand said the joke was “crass and ill-judged” The Metropolitan Police has said it will take no further action over Jo Brand’s comments on a radio show about throwing battery acid at politicians. The comedian was accused of inciting violence after joking on BBC Radio 4’s Heresy about throwing…

Image copyright Google An investigation has begun after a defendant doused himself with acid as he was being sentenced in court. Marc Marshall, 54, was in the dock of Inner London Crown Court after being jailed for fraud when he poured a noxious substance onto his face. He is in a critical condition in hospital…