A group of lapdancers kidnapped and beat a nightclub boss after he failed to pay them more than £42,000, a court heard.
Bristol Crown Court
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'Don't ask me why, because I don’t know' - Daughter of Christopher Halliwell says the killer taxi driver couldn’t explain why he murdered Sian O’Callaghan
Monday 22 October 2012
Natasha Halliwell also begged her father to 'tell the truth' about murdering missing prostitute Rebecca Godden.
Taxi driver Christopher Halliwell is jailed for 25 years for murdering Sian O'Callaghan but will escape justice over second murder because of police blunder
Saturday 20 October 2012
He also confessed to police that he had killed drug addict Becky Godden-Edwards, but he will never stand trial for her death. Why? Because the police failed to follow procedure
Thursday 04 October 2012
A man killed a fatally stabbed a highly-respected clergyman inside his vicarage then arranged the body in a gruesome tableau of pornography, religious imagery and party poppers before staying the night to drink beer and watch films, a court heard yesterday.
Thursday 27 September 2012
A convicted murderer and rapist was told by a judge today that he will probably die in prison after being convicted of another knifepoint sex attack.
Thursday 09 August 2012
A Met Police officer who grew cannabis in his loft walked free from court today after receiving a suspended prison sentence.
Friday 29 June 2012
A man today denied the murders of a vicar and a retired teacher.
Friday 02 March 2012
A gas fitter was convicted today of the manslaughter of a millionaire's daughter who died from carbon monoxide poisoning following the botched installation of a boiler.
Friday 24 February 2012
The man accused of the murders of vicar John Suddards and retired teacher Betty Yates made his first appearance before a High Court judge today.
Thursday 23 February 2012
The body of a young man was found today at the house where double-murder suspect Stephen Farrow was arrested.
Friday 17 February 2012
A drugs gang "Mr Big" who smuggled £25 million of cannabis into the UK from Holland in lorry loads of flowers has been ordered to pay £2.6 million.
Friday 10 February 2012
Three members of staff at a care home at the centre of a Panorama investigation into abuse allegations have admitted mistreating patients.
Saturday 29 October 2011
The jury in the trial of Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif were yesterday sent home for the weekend by the judge after a second day of deliberations failed to produce a verdict.
Saturday 29 October 2011
An MP's wife was given a nine-month suspended jail sentence yesterday for snatching a kitten from the home of her husband's mistress.
Friday 28 October 2011
An MP's wife was given a nine-month suspended jail sentence today for snatching a kitten from the home of her husband's mistress.
Wednesday 26 October 2011
Jurors at the Joanna Yeates murder trial retired today to consider their verdict.
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