Tommy Robinson, known as the top Islamphobic and anti-refugee activist in entire Britain, has been released from jail amid calls for his freedom in alt-right camp in the United States and the far-right figures in other countries.
UK media reported that Robinson, the founder of the English Defence League (EDL), will be released from Onley prison near Rugby where he was serving a 13-month jail sentence for contempt of the court charges.
He would be free on bail and should face a retrial for contempt charges related to his broadcasting outside a court in Leeds in May where a trial was held with blanket reporting restrictions. His filming of the people involved in a criminal trial was watched 250,000 times within hours on Facebook.
He admitted breaching the restriction but appealed against his conviction which sent his behind bars for 10 months.
However, lord chief justice, Lord Burnett of Maldon, ruled in the court of appeal on Wednesday that…