1989 Hillsborough Disaster

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CBI Special Director Praveen Sinha elected to top committee of Interpol
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CBI Special Director Praveen Sinha elected to top committee of Interpol

The elections were held in Istanbul during the ongoing 89th International Criminal Police Organisatio) General Assembly

Premier League clubs set to trial safe-standing areas in stadiums from January
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Premier League clubs set to trial safe-standing areas in stadiums from January

Standing areas in the English top-flight and second-tier Championship were outlawed by legislation passed after the 1989 Hillsborough disaster, which led to the deaths of 97 Liverpool fans.

Hillsborough tragedy: Families of 96 victims again left grappling for answers after not-guilty verdict
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Hillsborough tragedy: Families of 96 victims again left grappling for answers after not-guilty verdict

Families of the victims of the Hillsborough tragedy must face the reality presented to them by the court: the 96 who died were unlawfully killed, but nobody — most likely — will ever be held responsible for it.

Hillsborough tragedy: Jury clears match commander of gross negligence manslaughter of 95 Liverpool fans
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Hillsborough tragedy: Jury clears match commander of gross negligence manslaughter of 95 Liverpool fans

David Duckenfield, the man in control of police operations at the 1989 Hillsborough Stadium tragedy was cleared by a jury on Thursday of gross negligence manslaughter of 95 Liverpool fans in Britain’s worst sports disaster.

British Court orders retrial of Hillsborough disaster commander; retrial to begin 7 October
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British Court orders retrial of Hillsborough disaster commander; retrial to begin 7 October

A British judge has ordered retrial of David Duckenfield who was the commander during 1989 FA Cup semi-final at Hillsborough between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest which claimed lives of 96 fans

Liverpool ban 'The Sun' journalists from Anfield over Hillsborough disaster coverage
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Liverpool ban 'The Sun' journalists from Anfield over Hillsborough disaster coverage

Liverpool have banned The Sun's reporters from their stadium and training ground over the tabloid's coverage of the 1989 Hillsborough disaster, a source familiar with the matter confirmed.