In the Media

Appeal court quash SAS fantasy murder conviction after 18 years

PUBLISHED June 27, 2012

It was one of the highest profile murder cases of the last two decades. Two privileged teenagers became involved in a fantasy that they were undercover SAS men on a mission and slit the throat of a stranger in London. Now, 18 years later, one of the two men has had his murder conviction overturned on the grounds of diminished responsibility.

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