The Prime Minister has paid tribute to a teenager who died after being stabbed on a bus in Birmingham.
Christina Edkins, who was 16, was stabbed as she made her way to school last Thursday. Police have been given permission to charge a 22-year-old man from Walsall with her murder. David Cameron has said he will look at strengthening laws on knife crime.
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