RECENT cases dealt with by Taunton Magistrates' Courts include:

Wesley George Galloway, 26, of Upper Holway Road, Taunton, breached a suspended sentence order imposed for common assault, one week prison (concurrent); imposed for common assault, ten weeks prison (consecutive); imposed for common assault, six weeks prison; imposed for bail offence, two weeks prison (concurrent); breached a restraining order, eight weeks prison (consecutive), £122 victim surcharge; resisted two police constables in the execution of their duty, no separate penalty. (G).

Matthew Graham Gibbs, 33, of Haydon Road, Taunton, assault by beating, resisted a police constable in the execution of his duty, community order, 40 hours unpaid work, £90 victim surcharge, £85 costs. (G).

Clifford William Hillier, 58, of Ticklepenny, Clayhidon, driving without insurance, £120 fine, £30 victim surcharge, £85 costs, 12 months driving ban. (G).

(G) denotes guilty plea or admits offence. Details supplied by the courts.