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Jordan Taylor, 22, must serve at least 23 years for killing 21-year-old Laura Davies moments after she broke up with him in July last year.Read the full story ›
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A 15-year-old girl is among four people charged with the murder of a man who died after a row with a group of youths.
Lorry driver Darren Kelly, 42, from Basildon, Essex, was stabbed to death on Tuesday night.
Essex Police said two boys aged 16 and 17, a 15-year-old girl and a 20-year-old man have been charged with the murder.
They are due to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court on Saturday.
A 13-year-old girl from Basildon who was arrested on suspicion of murder has been released on police bail until December 16.
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A man from Tottenham has been found guilty of smuggling 35 immigrants in to the UK in a container in which one man died.
Meet Singh Kapoor was found dead when the container, which had travelled from Belgium, was opened.
The rest, including Mr Kapoor's wife and children, survived the ordeal but were found distressed in cramped conditions.
Four men went on trial at Basildon Crown Court accused of organising the operation.
A jury found Taha Sharif, who is Kurdish and was living in Tottenham, north London, guilty of conspiring to facilitate illegal entry into the UK.
They have yet to reach a verdict on Stephen McLaughlin, Timothy Murphy, and Martin McGlinchey who all deny the same charge.