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By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (July 4th 2016) Anniversary Thirteen years ago today Jeffrey Gafoor made history. Gafoor pleaded guilty to the murder of Lynette White. She was the victim of what was then (February 14th 1988) the most…
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Hubris

by Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (May 4th 2013) Downfall The downfall of British judge Constance Briscoe has been long overdue. She claimed to have hauled herself up from adversity to sit on the Bench – a role model for…
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The Crucial Evidence

by Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (July 13th 2011) Important “The science is important”, said Mark Evans QC in his closing argument on behalf of John Pope, in his retrial for the murder of a 34 year-old Karen Skipper. “That’s…
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Best Defence Part Three – Smoke Without Fire

by Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (July 30th 2011) Guarantees The families of murder victim Karen Skipper and her estranged husband Phillip who stood trial wrongly for her murder want a guarantee from the Secretary of State (Minister) of Justice…
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Respect

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (May 8th 2011) Disgraceful Neil Sayers had been shamefully let down. The 19 year-old student at Hadlow Agricultural College in Kent was left to pay the price for his lack of knowledge of forensic entomology. The life cycles…
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