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Mark Duggan

Justice for Mark Duggan

Mr Duggan, 29, was shot by officers on 9th August 2011 in Tottenham, London. Mr Duggan, whose shooting by police sparked London’s riots, did not fire a shot at police officers before they killed him, the Independent Police Complaints Commission said.

Why so many find the Mark Duggan verdict hard to accept

You learn as a barrister that it is usually very unwise to second-guess a jury. However unpalatable or surprising a verdict might be, you respect a jury’s conclusions and you move on. But, in the days following the verdict of lawful killing in the Mark Duggan inquest, two people have explained to me in compelling terms why they find that so difficult in this case.

Mark Duggan

Mark Duggan

Controversy surrounds police shooting death all credits: The Guardian published: 9th August 2011 Updates  listed at the foot of this item Mr Duggan, 29, was shot by officers on 9th August 2011 in Tottenham, London. Mr Duggan, whose shooting by police sparked London’s riots, did not fire a shot at […]

Mark Duggan

Mark Duggan (Cont’d)

An inquest into Duggan’s death was opened at north London coroner’s court on Tuesday. The coroner, Andrew Walker, adjourned the hearing to 12 December and offered his sympathies to Duggan’s family. “As members of the family will know, in due course there will be an inquest touching the death of […]