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After an independent panel found that there had been a cover-up over the Hillsborough disaster - with the blame being moved from police to the fans - more questions are being asked of those allegedly involved.

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Sir Norman Bettison resigns as Chief Constable

He had become a focus of increasing anger after allegations that he'd led a police cover-up to to blame fans for the Hillsborough disaster.

Today came perhaps the inevitable. West Yorkshire's Chief Constable Sir Norman Bettison resigned - before the decision was taken out of his hands and into his bosses'.

But Sir Norman went down fighting - still denying that he did anything wrong in the aftermath of the tragedy 23 years ago, when he was a Chief Inspector with the South Yorkshire force.

Relatives of those who died say he should have gone long ago. David Hirst reports.

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