Andrew Malkinson: Government announces inquiry into wrongful rape conviction


An inquiry has been announced into one of the worst miscarriages of justice in modern times.

Andrew Malkinson spent 17 years in jail for a rape he did not commit.

He was declared innocent last month after the Court of Appeal heard allegations of major failures.

The justice secretary said the inquiry would examine the actions of the Crown Prosecution Service, Greater Manchester Police and the Criminal Cases Review Commission over the past 20 years…

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