The Government's most senior law officer has paved the way for a fresh inquest to be held into the deaths of 96 Liverpool fans in the Hillsborough disaster 23 years ago.
The Attorney General is to apply to the High Court to have the verdicts of accidental deaths at the original hearing quashed so a new hearing can be held. Jon Hill reports.
Read the Independent Police Complaints Commission statement following the resignation of Sir Norman Bettison
Read the full statement from West Yorkshire Police Authority about the resignation of Sir Norman Bettison.
Sir Norman Bettison resigns and says he never blamed Liverpool fans for the Hillsborough tragedy.