British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford has lost a High Court battle over a UK Government refusal to fund her appeal against a death sentence imposed by an Indonesian court after she was found guilty of drug smuggling.
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Andrew Wright imported some 268 kilos (591lbs) of the Class A drug in eight trips from Breighton Airfield in North Yorkshire.
Colin Cookson from Billingham was in Sunny Beach, Bulgaria, when he contracted the disease.
A new law banning so called 'legal highs' needs to be implemented as a matter of urgency, says a Newcastle councillor.