Tulisa Contostavlos' drugs trial collapses

Tulisa Contostavlos's trial for drugs allegations has collapsed at Southwark Crown Court.

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Tulisa co-defendant Michael Coombs walks free

The co-defendant in the the Tulisa Contostavlos trial has also walked free after the judge decided the case against him could not proceed.

Michael Coombs, known as Mike GLC, also walked free after the trial collapsed. Credit: PA

Rapper Michael Coombs, whose stage name is Mike GLC, had pleaded guilty before the trial to supplying half a gram of cocaine to undercover reporter Mazher Mahmood.

On hearing the decision the 36-year-old reportedly wept and hugged his defence barrister, Jeremy Dein QC.

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