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Ian Brady letter published

A letter in which Moors Murderer Ian Brady claims to have killed four more people has been published for the first time, on the Daily Telegraph website.

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  1. Martin Geissler - ITV News Correspondent

Brady memorised Shakespeare and Plato works

Ian Brady is now being asked about his hallucinations.

He says he memorised whole pages of Shakespeare and Plato, and recited them aloud as he walked around.

This is opportunistically seen as psychosis, he says... It's not, he claims, it's normal. "Who doesn't talk to themselves?".

A court sketch of Ian Brady during an previous appearance. Credit: ITV News/Priscilla Coleman

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