Anton Vickerman was jailed for four years at Newcastle Crown Court after being found guilty of two counts of conspiracy to defraud. He'd set up and run a website which allowed users to download pirate videos for free.
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Alan Barnes, the Gateshead man who was a victim of an assault which shocked the country, said today that his attacker should be punished.
The majority of the seat is made up of the coastal towns of Scarborough and Whitby and tourism remains a major part of the local economy.
The constituency curls around the east of Newcastle and is made up of large local authority housing developments.