Ian Brady's mental health tribunal is due to hear about his behaviour on his hospital ward. The Moors murderer has been force fed since going on hunger strike in 1999. He wants to transfer from a secure hospital to prison, so he can end his life.
VIDEO: For the first time in decades the Moors murderer Ian Brady has been seen and heard in public.
He is fighting for the right to die and appeared at a mental health tribunal via video link from Ashworth hospital.
Brady, who's 75 has wavy grey hair.
He wore dark glasses and spoke with a pronounced Scottish accent. The tribunal has been brought by him to prove his sanity so he can moved to an ordinary prison.
Our correspdondent Ashley Derricott was among the journalists who witnessed today's hearing.
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