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A week in the city: Justice and the long arm of the people

“Passengers please be aware that due to the service of remembrance for The 96 delays are likely due the increased volume of people travelling.” The driver’s announcement barely caused a flicker among the people in my compartment.  2,256 more words

Liverpool F.C.

For Liverpool FC, The 96, The Families and the Friends   -   by Rob Atkinson

Hillsborough: Justice at Last

The bodies laid out on the hard wooden floor
Motionless all, side by side
Robbed of their lives and let down by the law… 309 more words


Hillsborough, the media, and the lie to get us to forget.

The fact is known. The police unlawfully killed 96 people. For 27 years the police, the government, and certain segments of the press denied this fact. 548 more words


Katelynn Sampson: Jury delivers 173 recommendations in coroner's inquest

TORONTO — A coroner’s jury is recommending that Ontario’s child protection agencies merge to help prevent the miscommunication that allowed a seven-year-old Toronto girl to slip through the cracks until she was beaten to death by her guardians. 899 more words


A man cried today

A normally strong man cried today, a tear shed not through personal loss, not through pain, not through fear, but through raw emotion.

After 27 years of torment the families of the unlawfully killed fans of Liverpool Football Club who had lost their lives on the terraces of Sheffield Wednesday Football Club’s Hillsborough stadium, were finally given respite by a Jury of their peers. 220 more words

Chief Constable responds to Hillsborough verdicts

“I want to make it absolutely clear that we unequivocally accept the verdict of unlawful killing and the wider findings reached by the jury in the Hillsborough Inquests. 231 more words

South Yorkshire Police

Latest from the Hillsborough inquests

The Hillsborough disaster was a human crush that caused the deaths of 96 people and injured 766 others, at a football match between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest at Hillsborough Stadium, Sheffield, England, on 15 April 1989. 64 more words