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Nurse Victorino Chua maintains innocence despite convictions

Nurse Victorino Chua, who was jailed at Manchester Crown Court for murdering and poisoning patients at Stepping Hill Hospital, today said in a statement issued by his solicitor: "I am completely innocent of any wrong doing. I now face a minimum of 35 years in custody for crimes I did not commit."

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Victorino Chua showed 'considerable cunning'

Sentencing nurse Victorino Chua to a minimum of 35 years in prison, the judge said the nurse had shown "considerable cunning" when he poisoned and killed patients at Stepping Hill Hospital.

ITV News' Damon Green was at Manchester Crown Court to hear the judge's remarks:

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