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Hallam: 'So glad to be home'

Sam Hallam who has had his conviction for murder quashed after seven years in jail has exclusively told ITV London Tonight he is "still in shock but I’m just so happy to be home." His mother has said "a lot of people let him down.”

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  1. Romilly Weeks, ITV News correspondent

Hallam and family await murder conviction appeal judgement

Sam Hallam, now 24, was released on bail yesterday after prosecutors announced they were not opposing his conviction challenge. Credit: Hallam family

Sam Hallam's family are in court en masse for his appeal judgement - right down to his youngest cousin, aged three, who has never known him free.

Sam's family told me on his first night out of prison what he most wanted was pie and mash, and to be able to walk to the shops.

Judges were told yesterday that Mr Hallam was the victim of a "serious miscarriage of justice".

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