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Nurse denies 'evil deeds' in Stepping Hill trial

The nurse Victorino Chua has told the jury a letter in which he described his bitter nurse confession was referring to his evil thoughts not evil deeds.

He has denied he murdered three patients and harmed a number of others at Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport.

It's alleged the 49 year old contaminated saline bags and ampules with insulin using a hypodermic needle in the summer of 20-11 as Elaine Willcox reports.

Stepping Hill nurse tells jury - 'My problems were with the staff, not the patients'

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Chua in tears as he gives evidence to jury

Victorinio Chua is standing trial at Manchester Crown Court.

A nurse accused of poisoning patients at Stepping Hill hospital has broken down in tears while giving evidence.

Victorinio Chua denies murdering three patients and poisoning 18 others at Stepping Hill Hospital.

He broke down during his trial at Manchester Crown Court when asked why he was angry with his GP for sending his medical records to a neighbour.

Victorino Chua asked about his life in the Philippines

Victorino Chua starts giving evidence

Victorino Chua is accused of murdering 3 patients and poisoning 18 others by injecting insulin into saline solutions. He denies all the allegations.

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Chua trial: Nurse asked about letter

The jury in the trial of Stepping Hill nurse Victorino Chua are being read his police interviews -

Victorinio Chua is accused of murdering 3 patients and poisoning 18 others by injecting insulin into saline solutions. He denies all the allegations.

Chua trial resumes: jury being read his police interviews

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The jury in the trial of Stepping Hill nurse Victorino Chua are being read his police interviews - he denies altering patient's prescription charts

Victorinio Chua is accused of murdering 3 patients and poisoning 18 others by injecting insulin into saline solutions. He denies all the allegations.

Chua trial told he was 'bullied at work'

A former colleague of nurse Victorino Chua, who is accused of murdering three patients at Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport, told the trial he was 'gentle and caring."

But she said was aware of rumours that he had been bullied by other staff.

Our correspondent Amy Welch reports from today's hearing:

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