Steven Crossley and Holly Betke secure acquittals in mock crucifixion trial

July 1, 2016

Steven Crossley and Holly Betke from Exchange Chambers have secured acquittals in a high profile mock crucifixion trial.

It was alleged that the defendants forcibly taped the Complainant to a wooden cross and then fixed him to a the wall in an act motivated by hostility towards the Complainant’s Catholicism. The case at York Crown Court attracted national media interest.

Steven and Holly were instructed by Howard and Byrne Solicitors in York.