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Jason Pitter KC leading Geraldine Kelly in prosecution of orchestrated murder of father of two children

24/08/2023

Jason Pitter KC and Geraldine Kelly appeared for the Crown in the successful prosecution of Michael Hillier and Rachel Fulstow for the carefully orchestrated murder of Liam Smith, father of two.  The case received widespread national publicity during the six-week trial at Minshull Street Crown Court Manchester.

Both defendants received a minimum of 30 years sentence by HHJ Greene who referred to the offence as a brutal and cold-blooded murder.

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/minshull-street-crown-court-manchester-york-sheffield-greater-manchester-b2373396.html

Liam Smith: Former lovers jailed for murder of Tinder date – BBC News

Drug dealer and ex-lover jailed for killing Wigan man in gun and acid attack over Tinder date rape claim | UK News | Sky News

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Jason Pitter KC

Call 1994 | Silk 2014

Geraldine Kelly

Call 1996

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