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The mother of Shannon Matthews today denied telling "blatant lies" to a jury as she resumed giving evidence at her trial.

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The man accused of kidnapping Shannon Matthews today denied pushing the young girl into his car.

Shannon 'taken on trips'

The man accused of kidnapping Shannon Matthews told police he took her on trips while officers were searching for her, Leeds Crown Court has heard. Michael Donovan, 40, from Lidgate Gardens, in Dewsbury, told police officers Shannon, nine, would sit in the back of his car with her pink coat on and hood up as he drove her to the supermarket and took her to parks.

Shannon trial delayed after attack on accused

The jury trying the mother of Shannon Matthews was told it will not sit today as her co-accused is continuing to receive medical treatment following an attack in prison.

Shannon kidnap accused 'is a loner and fantasist'

Suspect was left cut and bruised after prison attack, court is told

Mother 'showed no interest in Shannon welfare'

Karen Matthews did not ask about the welfare of her daughter when police told her she had been found but made a "glib comment" about an officer's mobile ringtone, a court heard today.

Shannon Matthews' mother in court

The mother of schoolgirl Shannon Matthews, who went missing for 24 days earlier this year, appeared in court today charged with her kidnap and false imprisonment.

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Meehan guilty over child porn

The former partner of Shannon Matthews' mother has been found guilty of possessing dozens of images of child pornography.

Shannon mother's ex jailed for child porn

The former partner of Shannon Matthews' mother was jailed today for downloading child pornography on to his personal computer.

Shannon Matthews' stepfather denies possessing child pornography

Police searching for Shannon Matthews found more than 100 indecent images of children on a computer belonging to her mother's then partner, a court heard.

Shannon mum's partner denies porn charges

Police searching for the missing schoolgirl Shannon Matthews found more than 100 indecent images of children on a computer belonging to her mother's then partner, a court heard today.

UK's youngest terrorist convicted of bomb plot

Schoolboy from a respected Muslim family was part of cell that plotted to make explosives and napalm. Jonathan Brown and Michael Savage report

Britain's youngest terrorist behind bars

Britain's youngest terrorist was behind bars today after a guide to death and explosives was found in the schoolboy's home.

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