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Jury in fraud trial of Shelterbox founder fail to reach verdict

The jury in the trial of Shelterbox founder Tom Henderson and his son John have been discharged after failing to reach a verdict. The 65-year-old from Helston was accused of securing lucrative contracts for his son to help him buy a new house.

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Jury in Shelterbox trial fail to reach verdict

The jury in the trial of Shelterbox founder Tom Henderson and his son John have been discharged after failing to reach a verdict.

The 65-year-old from Helston - who no longer works for the Shelterbox charity - was accused of securing lucrative contracts for his son to help him buy a new house.

The jury has been deliberating their verdict for the last week, but failed to come to a decision. It's not yet clear if there will be another trial.

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