Lawrence killer loses appeal

Stephen Lawrence was stabbed to death in Eltham in 1993. Credit: Family handout.

One of the men jailed for murdering Stephen Lawrence has lost a bid to challenge his conviction today.

Three judges at the Court of Appeal rejected an application brought by David Norris.

Gary Dobson, the second man jailed for murdering the black teenager, had previously dropped his appeal.

Stephen Lawrence was stabbed to death in Eltham in 1993.

Gary Dobson (left) and David Norris (right) were convicted of Stephen's murder last year. Credit: CPS handout.

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