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Manslaughter Charges Over M5 Pile-Up Dropped Against Fireworks Organiser

PA | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

Relatives of the seven people who died in a pile-up on the M5 said their torment goes on after manslaughter charges against a firework display organis...

Convicted Vicarage Murderer Will Never Be Released From Prison

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK

A homeless man who brutally murdered a vicar and a retired teacher in 'horrific' and 'humiliating' attacks has been told he will never be released fro...

Accused Murderer 'Wanted To Crucify Victim'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.10.2012 | UK

A homeless drifter accused of the murdering a vicar and a pensioner had wanted to crucify one of his victims, a court heard yesterday. Stephen Farr...

'Be Thankful.. We Would Have Killed You'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.10.2012 | UK

A chilling note left for two victims of a robbery telling them they were lucky not to have been killed has been shown to a court where a man stands ac...

"I F***ing Hate God"

PA | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

A man accused of murdering of a vicar and a retired teacher carried out a burglary in which a note threatening to "kill Christian scum" was pinned to ...

Victim Of Knife Attack Used Kebab To Save His Life

Posted 24.04.2012 | UK

A man has been jailed for five-and-a-half years for slashing the throat of a father who survived by stemming the blood with a doner kebab. Jamie Ed...

Gas Fitter Jailed For Botched Job That Killed Millionaire's Daughter

PA | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK

A gas fitter wept today as he was jailed for the manslaughter of a millionaire's daughter who died from carbon monoxide poisoning following his botche...

Ex-BBC Presenter Jailed For Sex Attacks

PA | Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

A former BBC and ITV presenter has been jailed for six years after admitting a string of sexual assaults on teenage girls. Peter Rowell, 53, used h...

£56,000 Benefit Cheat Who Claimed She Could Barely Walk Filmed Taking Dogs On Hike

SWNS | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK

Source: SWNS A benefits cheat who claimed she could barely walk was rumbled when she was filmed taking her dogs for a three mile hike. Tracy Jon...

Body Found At House Where Double Murder Suspect Was Arrested

PA | Posted 23.02.2012 | UK

The body of a young man was found today at the house where double-murder suspect Stephen Farrow was arrested. Police said the death of the man in B...

Farrow Remanded Over Vicar And Retired Teacher Murders

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 23.02.2012 | UK

A man has been remanded in custody accused of the murders of vicar John Suddards and retired teacher Betty Yates. Stephen Farrow faced North Avon M...

Tweets About Vincent Tabak's Sex Fetish May Land Blogger In Jail

PA | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK

The Attorney General is considering whether to take action over a tweet exposing the sordid sex life of Joanna Yeates's murderer. ...

A Timeline Of The Joanna Yeates Trial

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK

Joanna Yeates' Friday evening started out like many people’s will this evening. She went for a few drinks with her colleagues on her way back from w...

Vincent Tabak: Sex Fetish Murderer Who Led A Double Life

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK

After 10 months unanswered questions and an "agonising" trial, David and Teresa Yeates have secured justice for their daughter Joanna Yeates, after a ...

Vincent Tabak Found Guilty Of Murdering Joanna Yeates

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK

Vincent Tabak has been found guilty of murdering architect Joanna Yeates. The Dutch engineer had previously said it was not intentional and he had ...

Yeates Murder Trial: Jury Told To Reach Majority Verdict

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK

The jury trying Vincent Tabak for the murder of architect Joanna Yeates has been told to reach a majority verdict. The jurors are in their third da...

Yeates Trial: Jury Begins Second Day Of Deliberations

PA | Posted 27.10.2011 | UK

The jury in the Joanna Yeates murder trial are to begin a second day of deliberations. Judge Mr Justice Field has urged the six men and six women t...

Joanna Yeates Murder Trial: Jury Hears Prosecution's Closing Speech

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK

The jury in the Joanna Yeates murder trial has been told that Vincent Tabak could have let her live if he had wanted. Tabak, a 33-year-old Dutchman...

Yeates Trial: Neighbour Says 'I Did Not Hear Her Screams'

PA | Posted 24.12.2011 | UK

A neighbour of Joanna Yeates did not hear any screams on the night she died at the hands of Vincent Tabak, a court has heard. Geoffrey Hardyman, wh...

Tabak Admits To Being 'Calculating, Dishonest And Manipulative'

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.12.2011 | UK

Vincent Tabak has admitted being "calculating, dishonest and manipulative" in covering up the death of Joanna Yeates and admitted he "shouldn't have s...

Tabak Tells Court 'I Still Can't Believe I Did That'

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.10.2011 | UK

The man accused of murdering Joanna Yeates has spoken in court for the first time saying he "still can't believe" he killed the blonde architect. Y...

Vincent Tabak To Tell Court 'How He Strangled Joanna Yeates'

PA | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK

Vincent Tabak will tell a jury for the first time in his own words how he strangled Joanna Yeates. The 33-year-old, who admits manslaughter but den...

Tabak Strangled Joanna Yeates After He 'Misread' The Situation, Jury Hears

PA | Posted 19.10.2011 | UK

Vincent Tabak claims it was "pure chance" that he killed Joanna Yeates, a court has been told. Tabak strangled her after he "completely misread the ...

Tabak Told Chaplain He Would 'Change His Plea' After Confession

PA | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK

Joanna Yeates's killer admitted his crime to a prison chaplain but was angry when told his confession would be passed on, a court has been told. Sa...

Yeates' Mother Weeps As Autopsy Picture Shown To Court

PA | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK

The mother of Joanna Yeates has wept as a picture of her daughter's body was shown to a jury. Teresa Yeates looked away and was comforted by her ...