Archive for March 24th, 2009

MPs back holding private inquests – BBC News

“MPs have backed government plans to hold inquests in private and without a jury in some sensitive cases, such as those involving national security.”

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BBC News, 24th March 2009

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Killer’s sentence appeal rejected – BBC News

“A man who admitted the manslaughter of a girl who died years after he had shaken her as a baby failed to convince top judges his sentence was too harsh.”

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BBC News, 24th March 2009

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Courts must read effect into ambiguous contracts, says Court of Appeal – OUT-LAW.com

“When a contract is poorly drafted and its effect unclear courts should interpret it in order to give it force rather than to render it void, the Court of Appeal has said.”

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OUT-LAW.com, 24th March 2009

Source: www.out-law.com

Grandmother killer driver jailed – BBC News

“A driver who admitted killing a grandmother who had been taking her grandson for a Christmas Eve stroll has been jailed for four and a-half-years.”

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BBC News, 24th March 2009

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Man jailed for murdering landlady – BBC News

“A barman from Cornwall who claimed he awoke to find his landlady having sex with him has been given a life sentence for her murder.”

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BBC News, 24th March 2009

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Businessman who murdered estranged wife loses conviction appeal – Daily Telegraph

“Businessman Nat Fraser who murdered his estranged wife Arlene nearly 11 years ago has lost his latest bid to overturn his conviction.”

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Daily Telegraph, 24th March 2009

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Paranoid schizophrenic released into community to murder – Daily Telegraph

“Paranoid schizophrenic Tennyson Obih who was sectioned twice before being released into care in the community went ‘off the radar’ of the health services and murdered a policeman in broad daylight.”

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Daily Telegraph, 24th March 2009

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk


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