Families of the victims of the Birmingham pub bombings have had a request for legal aid granted just days before inquest proceedings into the 1974 terror attacks are due to get under way.
High Court Judge Reveals Teenage Girl Who Was Sexually Exploited In Birmingham Is Pregnant
A High Court Judge has revealed a teenage girl who was sexually exploited by a group of men in Birmingham is pregnant.
The gang of ten men were ordered to stay away from young girls at a court hearing brought by Birmingham City Council after concerns for the teenager's welfare.
The 17-year-old who was in care, was found by police in hotel rooms and around cars with men and was thought to be at risk of 'significant harm'.
The girl who cannot be named for legal reasons says one of the men who was handed the order, 32-year-old Sarfraz Riaz, is her 'boyfriend' and the father of her unborn child.
A drug dealer from Birmingham who went on the run almost a decade's been jailed for more than 4 and a half years.
Kenichi Philips was shot dead as he sat in a parked car in Ladywood in March.
Jamaican born Douane Brown will spend at least 21 years in jail for the killing.
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