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Stephen Lawrence's brother wants role in public inquiry

The brother of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence has said he would agree to take part in a probe into police records following a damning report which found that officers spied on his family.

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Doreen Lawrence: Metropolitan Police 'a disgrace'

The mother of Stephen Lawrence told ITV News it was a "disgrace" that the Metropolitan Police were "spying" on her family when they were mourning the loss of their son.

Doreen Lawrence added that all the family wanted "was to catch Stephen's killers" but it was clear the Met "had a different agenda."

Ms Lawrence's comments come after a report into the police inquiry into the murder of Stephen uncovered evidence of corruption.

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