Or you fucking don't show up in court you bag of hay!

Well, at least it shows how much of a bag of hay you are.

@Firesphere this is the person who was arrested not showing up? That’s going to make the outcome worse for them: courts are very disapproving of people not showing up.

(Sorry it sounds like you have to go through the court process twice :-( )

@ewenmcneill Yeps, he didn't show up. Arrest warrant is out. It's enraging, but I can't do anything (that is not illegal, that is, and I don't want to get in to trouble :) )

@Firesphere totally understand the frustration!

But this will most likely mean jail until the trial, and probably increase the likelihood of a jail sentence rather than a diversion programme.

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