Sam Hallam Murder Appeal

Three judges are considering whether a man convicted of a Clerkenwell murder seven years ago was wrongly convicted.

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Sam Hallam's mother: "Wrongs have finally been put right"

The mother of a man set free after seven years in prison says many wrongs have finally been put right. Wendy Cohen's son Sam Hallam from Hoxton had always denied murder, but was jailed for life when he was eighteen years old.

He was released yesterday on bail by the Court of Appeal when prosecution lawyers said they would not oppose his appeal. He hopes to have his conviction formally overturned today.

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