Hillsborough Police Inquiry

The Home Secretary has announced a new police investigation into the Hillsborough disaster. The Attorney General is ask the High Court this morning to quash verdicts of accidental death for the 96 victims.

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Families hope for 'unlawfully killed' verdict

Trevor Hicks, Margaret Aspinall and Jenni Hicks have spoken of their delight at the decision to quash the inquest verdicts for the Hillsborough victims.

They said they now hope for an unlawfully killed verdict.

Speaking outside London's Royal Courts of Justice, Mr Hicks said: "Justice is on its way.

"Everything we've said has been proven to be correct."

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Lord Chief Justice: "There's been a profound almost palpable belief that justice has not been done"

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Lord Chief Justice said "there's been a profound almost palpable belief that justice has not been done" #Hillsborough

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Lord Chief Justice wants to record admiration and respect for the families determined search for the truth #Hillsborough

Attorney General asks for inquests to be held by new coroner

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AG ask for inquests to be held by a new coroner but in the same administrative area - in Doncaster #Hillsborough

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Some families had hoped inquests would be held closer to home but they didn't want them held in Sheffield again. #Hillsborough

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