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Failed Bomber Loses Appeal

One of the men jailed over a failed suicide plot to attack London’s transport network has lost a bid to appeal against his conviction. Three judges at the Court of Appeal in London rejected an application by Manfo Asiedu for the go-ahead to challenge his conviction for “conspiracy to cause explosions likely to endanger life […]

Clifford loses sentence challenge

Disgraced PR guru Max Clifford has lost a challenge against his eight-year jail sentence for sex offences. The sentence was upheld by three Court of Appeal judges in London today. Clifford, 71, was jailed in May after being convicted of a string of indecent assaults, carried out between 1977 and 1984, using his celebrity connections […]