"Whenever even the name Arthur Hutchinson rears its ugly head it does nothing but create fear and distress to the victims of this heinous crime.
Let the human rights judiciary members be thrust into our position for just a day and maybe they would understand this.
We are confident that justice will be done and, more importantly, be seen to be done so that this matter be finally put to rest."
More top news
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.
A businessman who ran three international export companies from his County Durham home has been jailed after an investigation by HMRC
A "vicious and scheming" killer murdered her boyfriend then tried to recruit a local butcher to help her dispose of his body has been jailed