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EX GUANTANOMO BAY DETAINEE CLEARED OF TERROR CHARGES


cnl_m_begg.jpgBIRMINGHAM

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg was dramatically cleared of seven Syria-related terror charges today (weds).

Begg, 45, had been accused of helping rebel fighters in the war-torn country between October 2012 and February this year.

He had denied seven terror charges, including attending a terorrist training camp in Syria when he appeared at the Old Bailey by videolink from Belmarsh Prison in July.

His trial was due to start on 6 October but Chris Hehir, prosecuting, announced today that they were offering no evidence against Begg on each charge.

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Four teenagers are facing years behind bars for stalking and killing a mentally ill man who did not know they just wanted his £65 jacket. This chilling CCTV footage captures the moment Dean Mayley, 24, who had the mental age of a nine-year-old, was surrounded and murdered. The mother of one of the killers was so horrified by what she had done that she shopped him to the police.

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October 01, 2014

ISTRATE: BUNGLING RADIOLOGIST STRUCK OFF AFTER HE FAILED TO SPOT LUNG CANCER


doctor_copy20.jpg HOMERTON, EAST LONDON

A bungling radiologist who failed to spot signs of lung cancer and tuberculosis has been struck off the medical register.

Dr Flavius Istrate was found to have produced 37 reports over a six-week period that contained 'grievous' errors and presented a 'risk to patient safety'.

The doctor made the blunders between 29 August 2011 and 6 October while working as a locum consultant at the Homerton University Hospital in east London.

His errors included twice failing to note signs of lung cancer and once failing to mention a diagnosis of tuberculosis, the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service heard.


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  October 01, 2014

PATEL:RACIST MUM DID NOT DESERVE TO BE EXECUTED


cnl_k_patel_copy5.jpgSTRATFORD, EAST LONDON

A racist and abusive magistrate 'did not deserve to be executed' by her daughter in a Breaking Bad-inspired poison plot, a court heard today (weds).

Kuntal Patel, 37, is said to have laced mum Meena's Diet Coke with deadly Abrin after she banned her daughter from marrying the man she loved, Niraj Kakad.

Patel - who was working on a contract for Barclays - used the Dark Web to buy the toxin from a dealer in the USA, it is alleged.

Meena, 60, was 'controlling and selfish' and kept tabs on her daughter's movements 'every minute, every day'.


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October 01, 2014

RAHMAN:13 YEARS FOR RAPIST WHO ATTACKED DEVOUT MUSLIM


LIMEHOUSE, EAST LONDON

A sex beast who repeatedly raped a devout Muslim, believing her religion would prevent her from making a complaint has been jailed for 13 years.

Sadiqur Rahman, 26, lured the woman to a flat in Limehouse, east London, where he bound her hands and sexually assaulted her in July 2011.

Rahman attacked the beautician again four months later at an empty cafe where he filmed himself raping her using the victim's mobile phone.

High on drugs and booze the pervert held her captive for 12 hours before releasing her the next morning.


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  October 01, 2014

ORTON: NURSE WASN'T BLOWING VOMIT - SHE WAS SIGHING


COVENTRY

A nurse accused of blowing on a sick baby's face when she had a throat infection was 'sighing' at the sadness of its condition, a tribunal heard today (weds).

Claire Orton allegedly walked off giggling after exhaling onto the 'extremely poorly' infant's face at University Hospital, Coventry, Warwickshire.

Orton, who described herself as 'big and bubbly,' denied the claim and said she 'always knew' where to draw the line.

She also denied an allegation that she said the baby was 'better off dead,' claiming it was a mistranslation.

The Nursing and Midwifery Council heard colleague Daniel Top wasn't sure if Orton had said the baby was 'better off dead' or that it 'shouldn't be here.'


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