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Anthony Stokes trial adjourned until next years due to lack of judges

Anthony Stokes
Anthony Stokes

The trial of Glasgow Celtic and Irish international footballer Anthony Stokes for an alleged nightclub assault has been adjourned to next year due to a lack of judges.

Mr Stokes (26) of Claremont Terrace, Glasgow, was sent forward from the District Court accused of assault causing harm to Anthony Bradley (42) at Buck Whaleys on Leeson Street in June 8, 2013.

The footballer’s trial is expected to last two days. This morning Judge Patricia Ryan said there were no courts available to take the case this week and and that other cases have prority over it in the list. The trial was put back to January 20, 2016 for a new trial.