Jury still out in Trafalgar Square killing trial
Cahal Milmo is the chief reporter of The Independent and has been with the paper since 2000. He was born in London and previously worked at the Press Association news agency. He has reported on assignment at home and abroad, including Rwanda, Sudan and Burkina Faso, the phone hacking scandal and the London Olympics. In his spare time he is a keen runner and cyclist, and keeps an allotment.
Monday 24 May 2010
Jurors trying three teenagers accused of killing a 62-year-old man in Trafalgar Square began a fourth day of deliberations at the Old Bailey today.
Ian Baynham is said to have been subjected to homophobic taunts before being knocked to the ground, then kicked and stamped on.
He died 18 days after the alleged attack, which took place in central London last September.
Joel Alexander, 19, Rachel Burke, 18, and Ruby Thomas, 18, all from south east London, deny manslaughter.
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