Brother of murdered detective speaks of report hope

originally by: WalesOnline
published: 12 May 2012

The brother of murdered private detective Daniel Morgan has spoken of his hope that the imminent release of a report into the case will provide fresh impetus in the push for a judicial review.

Alistair Morgan hopes a joint review by the Metropolitan Police and CPS into the way investigations into Daniel’s murder collapsed will force Home Secretary Theresa May to launch a judicial review into the handling of the case.

The report will be released on May 21.

Alastair said: “The Home Secretary knows this is serious but she said this should be investigated by the police.

“We’ve had the police on this for 25 years and look what an appalling mess this case is in.

“She said they’re keeping the possibility of a judicial review open and they need to see this report from the CPS and Met first.

“This report into why the case has collapsed has been delayed and delayed.

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