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Michael Stone’s found guilty again on all three counts for Russell murders

A photograph of a person handcuffed, behind jail bars


The second conviction of a mentally disturbed man based on circumstantial evidence and a supposed prison confession to a heroin user was not a day of triumph for either English law or the Russell family.

This would not be the last time that Michael Stone was to appeal against his conviction for the murder of mother and daughter Lin and Megan Russell but this was to be a case with no happy endings...