Ignatius Hughes QC and Will Noble secure murder acquittal for 15 year old

23 July 2021

The defendant was the younger of two brothers alleged to have mounted a planned attack on the ex-boyfriend of their mother, on the doorstep of a home he was about to enter, armed with a baseball bat and knife respectively. The deceased was allegedly struck with the bat and fatally stabbed four times.

His 17 year-old brother was convicted of murder.

They were instructed by Stephen Halloran of Lawtons Solicitors.

News report here