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Where Cameron Fears To Tread

by | 8th, March 2007

where-cameron-fears-to-tread.jpg DAVID Cameron strides about an estate in Manchester. A hoodie approaches from the rear. The hoodie fires an imaginary gun.

And now the Mail reports that the boy, one Ryan Florence, 17, has been sentenced to 18 months youth custody.

But Florence’s offence was not to have stolen Cameron’s thunder and turn his meet-the-deprived and northern into a joke. Florence has been sentenced for his part in three burglaries and the interference of a motor vehicle.

Florence was also handed a three-year antisocial behaviour order. This Asbo means he cannot fraternise with seven members of his Benchill Mad Dogs massive and enter parts of his estate.

And, not without interest, Florence is “barred from entering the grounds of any home or property without the express permission of the owner”.

This is the kind of prohibitive order most of us take as read, but it is one that has to be repeated out to Florence.

The Mail looks on as Florence is sentenced. It notes how he shows “no emotion”.

But might he have smiled a little? Florence is all about emotion. After finger shots were fired, he beamed for the cameras and told us about his life. We met his

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