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Police examine DNA and 'new item' linked to Stephen Lawrence murder

Detectives investigating the murder of Stephen Lawrence have asked ‘a number of people’ to give new DNA samples.

Scotland Yard said they were focusing on a particular item recovered on the night he was killed, and insisted that those approached are ‘not suspected of being involved in the murder’. 290 more words

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NEVILLE AND DOREEN LAWRENCE IN “VICTORY” FOR STEPHEN…. KWANZAA PRINCIPLE 5: IMANI (FAITH): BELIEVE IN VICTORY...


The murder of Stephen Lawrence in 1993 transformed race relations in Britain. It was not the first time a black person had been killed simply because of his colour, but it was the first time the failings of the police investigation were exposed in close-up. 337 more words

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More than 140 people given key role in public inquiry into undercover police

Undercover,

with Rob Evans and Paul Lewis

More than 140 people given key role in public inquiry into undercover police

The key players include the parents of Stephen Lawrence, grieving families, women deceived by undercover police, trade unions and a whistleblower… 737 more words

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Former Detective DCI Driscoll Claims - ‘Child abuse victims murdered and bodies dumped in lake'

The detective who cracked the Stephen Lawrence case has been investigating claims that child abuse victims were murdered decades ago and their bodies dumped in a lake. 298 more words

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Mixed Messages: The Role of the Multiracial Character in Children’s Literature

In 19th and early 20th century children’s literature, the multiracial character generally evoked one of two responses: fear, or pity. Tom Sawyer’s Injun Joe, for example, was much feared by Tom and his gang, Tom even having nightmares about the character coming to get him. 1,025 more words

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On 'stop and search' and the confidence to be human

We are lucky enough to have been provided with some more insightful thoughts from Paul Clements, direct entry superintendent for City Police. In this latest blog, he writes about the need for fair treatment with ‘stop and search’.  917 more words

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Stephen Lawrence murder: 'Still hope' of new breakthrough says Met Chief

There is “still hope” of fresh breakthroughs in the investigation into Stephen Lawrence’s murder, the head of Scotland Yard said.

Stephen Lawrence was stabbed to death in a racist attack in 1993… 232 more words

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