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By George Skelly,Lord Goldsmith

A spell-binding account of an appalling miscarriage of justice. Charged with the “Cranborne highway homicide” of Wavertree widow Alice Rimmer, Manchester youths have been rapidly condemned by way of a Liverpool jury at the police-orchestrated lies of a legal and malleable younger prostitutes. George Skelly’s designated account of the warped trial, predictable attraction consequence courtesy of ‘hanging pass judgement on’ Lord Goddard and the whitewash mystery inquiry will enrage all who think in justice. And if the men’s criminal letters (including from the condemned cells) occasionally make you snicker, they'll make you weep a ways longer.

Following his masterful exposé of injustice within the Cameo Cinema homicide case in Nineteen Fifties Liverpool defined in his ebook The Cameo Conspiracy, George Skelly now unearths a moment police conspiracy—two years later within the similar urban concerning an identical senior detective—which this time resulted in the execution of 2 younger males. In 2011, confronted with numerous confirmed contradictions and blunders plus immense formerly undisclosed proof, the legal circumstances evaluation fee unbelievably side-stepped the chance to refer this gross injustice to the courtroom of charm. So until eventually justice is eventually performed, Teddy Devlin and Alfie Burns nonetheless lie jointly underneath the employees motor vehicle park at Walton criminal, their basically hint a tiny plaque numbered 55.

'A very strong case of a miscarriage of justice': Former lawyer common Lord Goldsmith computing device QC.
As featured within the Liverpool Echo.

George Skelly is usually the writer of The Cameo Conspiracy (3rd version Waterside Press, 2011) approximately an both hectic case the place an blameless guy used to be hanged in a recognized miscarriage of justice.

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