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Robert Wynn Jones, defending, said Lyons, who has previous convictions, had gone off the rails after losing his job.
She told the Black Country Mail that she had gone off the rails due to an abusive and violent relationship.
He has not gone off the rails but he would hope to seek the help of the probation service.
STACEY has really gone off the rails since Danielle's death, drinking too much and going on mad spending sprees.
When the train was off the tracks, I presume you had gone off the rails and needed help to get back on track.