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  • #91
    "Tony Paris, one of the three men wrongly convicted of the 1988 murder of Cardiff woman Lynette White, has died.​
    Mr Paris, Yusef Abdullahi and Stephen Miller, who became known as the "Cardiff Three", were jailed in 1990 but cleared at the Court of Appeal.
    The real murderer, Jeffrey Gafoor, was convicted in 2003."​

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-62873185

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    • #92
      Originally posted by Chris Phillips View Post
      The first episode of the BBC podcast - a shortish (17m) "prologue" setting the scene - is now available:
      https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0cz4wlx

      It's a poignant thought that the murder of Lily Volpert happened exactly a month after the Queen's accession to the throne.
      After a hiatus owing to the Queen's death, the second episode, "The Silent Killer", is now available:
      https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p0d1fb33

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      • #93
        Originally posted by Chris Phillips View Post
        "Tony Paris, one of the three men wrongly convicted of the 1988 murder of Cardiff woman Lynette White, has died.​
        Mr Paris, Yusef Abdullahi and Stephen Miller, who became known as the "Cardiff Three", were jailed in 1990 but cleared at the Court of Appeal.
        The real murderer, Jeffrey Gafoor, was convicted in 2003."​

        https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-62873185
        My Google news alert produced a link to a Nation Cymru article entitled "MS [Member of Senedd] calls for Butetown street to be named after man who was wrongly convicted of murder". I clicked on it, expecting to see a call for a street to be named after Mahmood Hussein Mattan, but instead it it related to Tony Paris:
        https://nation.cymru/news/ms-calls-f...-of-murder/​

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