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Paul Hails, Newcastle Crown Court, Appeal Court, Rampton Hospital, North Shieds

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Paul Hails (25) detained in Rampton Hospital for killing a six-year-old boy at North Shieds was cleared by Appeal Court today after a confession by another man. The finding quashes a sentence at Newcastle Crown Court in February last year when Hails was found guilty of the manslaughter of Gary Shields. 5th May 1976.

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Color Black & White
Keywords 1970s,child,cleared,crime,death,killing,murder,schoolboy,unresolved,verdict,violent
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 1976
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