Men jailed for Lawrence chants

Seven football fans who chanted songs that "glorify and idolise" the murderer of Stephen Lawrence have been jailed.

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Lawrence chants 'disturbing and upsetting'

Speaking after the sentencing of seven football fans jailed for chants that glorified Stephen Lawrence's murderer, Baljit Ubhey, the CPS London Chief Crown Prosecutor, said:

"To glorify and idolise these men was disturbing and upsetting."

"Their racially and sexually abusive language left members of the public shocked and disgusted. Witnesses said they felt intimidated and feared there was a real and significant risk of violence."

Jake Embery was sentenced to six months in prison, a curfew order and a four-year football banning order Credit: British Transport Police

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