Family of Mohammed Saleem 'pleased' with outcome

The family of murdered Birmingham pensioner Mohammed Saleem say they are pleased with today's outcome and say they hope he gets the sentence he deserves.

Mr Saleem's daughter Shazia Khan read out a statement on behalf of the family after the hearing.


Life sentence for racist murder

Racist Pavlo Lapshyn who admitted murdering a grandfather from Birmingham and planting bombs near mosques in the West Midlands has been sentenced to life in prison with a minimum of 40 years.