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Illegal animal medicines: prosecution of Ms Regine Lansley

Details of the prosecution of Ms Regine Lansley for the illegal importation and supply of veterinary medicines.

On 4 September 2014 at Croydon Crown Court, Ms Regine Lansley was ordered to make a payment of £41,417.93 within 6 months under the Proceeds of Crime Act. Failure to pay will result in a default prison sentence of 14 months.

Ms Lansley was previously sentenced to 20 months imprisonment after admitting illegal importation and supply of veterinary medicines under the Veterinary Medicines Regulations.

Further information about seizure and improvement notices can be found in Veterinary Medicines Guidance Note (VMGN) No. 10 – Guidance on Enforcement.