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George Floyd’s murder should have been a watershed, but Britain has learned nothing

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Since the murder of George Floyd two years ago today, I have been anecdotally observing the phenomenon of African-American refugees: families I have met who have fled racism in the US and sought refuge in Britain. The...

Lynette Dawson seen with bruises on throat before she disappeared, Chris Dawson murder trial hears

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Chris Dawson’s wife Lynette was seen with bruises around her throat three days before she disappeared in 1982, a Sydney court has been told. Annette Leary gave evidence in Dawson’s murder trial on Monday saying she ha...

Murder, rape and abuse in Asia’s factories: the true price of fast fashion

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Jeyasre Kathiravel had always dreamed of a life beyond the garment factories of Dindigul, a remote corner of the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Despite the meagre wages she was earning – about £80 a month – Kath...

Former student tells Chris Dawson’s murder trial he called her ‘petal’ and left notes in schoolbag

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A former student taught by Chris Dawson has told a Sydney court he would call her “petal” and leave secret love letters signed “God” in her schoolbag when she was 16. The woman, known as JC, gave evidence in Dawson’s ...

Man guilty of killing Shani Warren 35 years after murder

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A man has been found guilty of the murder of Shani Warren, whose body was found bound and gagged in a lake 35 years ago. A jury at Reading crown court found Donald Robertson guilty of the imprisonment, indecent assaul...

Black Dahlia Murder singer Trevor Strnad dies aged 41

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Trevor Strnad, the lead vocalist and co-founder of the US melodic death metal band the Black Dahlia Murder, has died aged 41. His bandmates confirmed his death on social media. No cause was given, but contact informat...

Canada plane crash mystery deepens with two murder suspects among dead

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A plane crash in the rugged hinterlands of Canada during seemingly calm weather has prompted a federal investigation into what could have brought down the small aircraft. But revelations that two of the passengers wer...

Her murder conviction was overturned. US immigration still wants to deport her

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Sandra Castaneda spent 19 years in prison for a murder she didn’t commit. But when the California courts overturned her conviction in July 2021, the 40-year-old Los Angeles woman did not walk free. Instead, she was pi...

Duck finds missing remains in North Carolina murder investigation

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A pet duck has helped authorities in the murder investigation of a missing woman in North Carolina. In 2020, Nellie Sullivan, in her early 90s, disappeared without a trace, prompting authorities to launch an investiga...

Katie Kenyon: man in court charged with missing Burnley woman’s murder

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A man has appeared in court accused of murder as police continue searching for a missing woman from Lancashire. Katie Kenyon, 33, has not been seen since last Friday when she got into a van in her home town of Burnley...

Logan Mwangi’s murder: major review of Welsh social care needed, says expert

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A root and branch review of children’s social care in Wales is needed after the case of five-year-old Logan Mwangi, who was killed by his mother and stepfather after being removed from the child protection register, a...

Attempted murder arrest after police confronted by armed man in London

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after Ministry of Defence police officers were confronted close to Buckingham Palace and government buildings in central London. The Metropolitan police said of...

MPs’ safety fears remain six months after David Amess murder

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MPs still have significant concerns about their safety six months on from the murder of David Amess, with many warning there is a “backlog” of issues waiting to be resolved that have left their homes and offices unsec...

Stuart Lawrence: ‘I’ve tried to have hope in my heart since Stephen’s murder’

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There is a green jacket in the corner of Stuart Lawrence’s room that belonged to his murdered older brother Stephen. It’s from the iconic 90s hip-hop brand Cross Colours, behind the multicoloured shirts famously worn ...

Briton who killed terminally ill wife faces murder trial in Cyprus

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Nothing in David Hunter’s life is as it should be. Six weeks short of turning 75, the pensioner remains in Cyprus but his home is a prison cell shared with 11 other men. At the other end of the Mediterranean island, J...

Rwanda: human rights fears in nation whose leader faces murder claims

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Rwanda, Priti Patel’s planned destination for the processing of migrants arriving in the UK, is a largely rural east African country whose authoritarian president, Paul Kagame, has been accused of seeking to assassina...

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