A defendant has a right to seek credit for previous good deeds

A defendant has a right to seek credit for previous good deeds
Iain Henderson and Rory Best pictured entering court in Belfast: Best was listed as a character witness Pic: Pacemaker

Ireland rugby captain Rory Best was unfairly vilified when it emerged that he was named as a character witness

Retired Ireland and Ulster rugby player David Fitzpatrick told the court that he had never witnessed Paddy Jackson being violent.

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