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CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON THURSDAY
Court 1 at 10am Inquest continues into the deaths in the London Bridge and Borough Market terror attacks in which 11 people lost their lives and 48 were injured in 2017
Court 4 at 10am trial continues of William Kydd accused of murdering 73 year old retired midwife, Carole Harrison. The court heard Kydd cycled away from the crime scene on a “Boris bike” after beating her to death and setting fire to her home
Court 5 Not sitting trial of Stephen Boorman and James Brabbs, both prisoners at high security prison HMP Woodhill accused of murdering a fellow inmate Taras Nykolyn, 49.
Court 7 at 10am trial continues of John Letts and Sally Lane accused of sending money to their Muslim convert son after he allegedly joined Islamic State. It is alleged that they had reasonable cause to suspect the money would or might be used for terrorist purposes.
Court 8 at 10am trial of Alex Simos and others accused of murder. Abdul Mayanja,19, was shot in Maryland, East London as he sat on a wall with a female friend.
Court 12 at 10am trial continues of Desmond Sylva accused of murdering nurse Simone Kerr,31, who was stabbed to death at her Battersea, London SW home. She appeared on Britain’s Got Talent and went through to the final with the NHS choir in 2018. She was stabbed over 70 times.
Court 14 at 10am trial continues of Gerald Matovu accused of murdering a business executive by poisoning him with the drug GHB. Eric Michels, who was found dead at his home in Chessington in London on 18 August. Mr Michels was also a part-time actor who made brief appearances in the Bond film Skyfall and the Tom Cruise movie Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit.
Court 15 at 10am trial continues of Syed Fahad and two others accused of murder. Abdulrahman Nassor Juma,23, was knifed to death in the street in Barking, East London
Court 16 at 10am trial continues of Elliott Robinson and others accused of conspiracy to murder. Memunatu Warne, 46, died in a house fire in Woolwich, south-east London, in the early hours of 6 September. A man in his 60s and a woman in her 50s escaped the fire by jumping out of a first-floor window. The court heard Warne was the innocent victim of a drugs feud.