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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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Hillsborough accidental death verdicts quashed

The verdict of accidental death for the Hillsborough victims was wiped from the record for good today.

The Lord Chief Justice ruled there must be new inquests for the 96 Liverpool fans who died 23 years ago.

The Home Secretary also announced a new police investigation into the disaster, which could pave the way for criminal prosecutions.

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