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Former police chief superintendent David Duckenfield arriving at Preston Crown Court on Thursday. Photograph:  Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

The former South Yorkshire police chief superintendent David Duckenfield has been found not guilty of gross negligence manslaughter more than 30 years(...)

 Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield: Jury failed to reach a verdict in his trial earlier this year.  Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

The former South Yorkshire police chief superintendent who was in command of the 1989 FA Cup semi-final at Hillsborough, where 96 people were killed, (...)

David Duckenfield, match-day police commander at the Hillsborough football stadium disaster, arrives at court in Preston on Monday. Photograph: Lindsey Parnaby/AFP/Getty Images

A jury for the trial of the Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield is expected to be selected on Tuesday after 68 potential jurors were excuse(...)

File photograph of Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield, who will face trial for manslaughter. File photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield will face trial for manslaughter – after an application to halt his prosecution was rejected. The form(...)

Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield, a former South Yorkshire police chief superintendent made his plea by videolink. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

David Duckenfield, who was in command of the 1989 FA Cup semi-final at Hillsborough stadium when 96 people were killed, has formally pleaded not guilt(...)

Retired police officer David Duckenfield will face trial for the manslaughter by gross negligence of 95 football supporters at Hillsborough after a judge at Preston Crown Court ruled to lift a stay on his prosecution. File photograph: Phil Noble/PA Wire

The police officer in command at Hillsborough stadium when dozens of football fans died will go on trial for manslaughter almost 30 years after the di(...)

Liverpool scarves hang on a lamp post as St George’s Hall is lit up in red with a giant banner reading ‘Truth’ and ‘Justice’ in April 2016. Photograph: EPA

London Editor Chief Supt David Duckenfield, the police officer in charge during the 1989 Hillsborough disaster, faces 95 charges of manslaughter, an(...)

 Liverpool fans hold banners in protest against the Sun newspaper prior to the FA Cup  semi-final against  Everton at Wembley  in April 2012. Photograph:  Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Liverpool Football Club have banned the Sun from its Anfield stadium and Melwood training ground over the newspaper’s notorious coverage of the Hillsb(...)

The case of Teri Schiavo involved a long battle in the US courts. Photograph: Getty Images

A High Court judge is expected to decide soon if a severely brain-injured young man, who has been on ventilator support for four years and has a very (...)