Drugs mules face death row

The Foreign Office has intervened in the cases of Yorkshire drug mules Lindsay Sandiford and Gareth Cashmore who have been sentenced to death in Indonesia. Baroness warsi wants them to serve their sentence in the UK.

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Warsi campaigns for reprieve for death row Yorkshire drug smugglers

The lives of two people from Yorkshire sentenced to death for drug smuggling in the Far East are hanging in the balance tonight as politicians wrangle over their fate.

Grandmother Lindsay Sandiford, who's originally from East Yorkshire, and Gareth Cashmore from Wakefield have been sentenced to death by firing squad for trafficking drugs into Indonesia.

One of our region's most senior politicians is working to try and win them a reprieve from execution - but her plans face some fierce opposition in Indonesia itself. Tina Gelder's report contains flash photography.

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