Stephen Lawrence conviction appeal

PUBLISHED: 17:29 30 January 2012

Victim Stephen Lawrence was murdered in Well Hall Road, Eltham

Victim Stephen Lawrence was murdered in Well Hall Road, Eltham


David Norris and Gary Dobson, the men convicted of murdering Stephen Lawrence, are to appeal against their convictions, it was announced today.

Dobson was sentenced to serve a minimum of 15 years and two months, and Norris was sentenced to 14 years and three months on January 4.

The pair were sentenced at the Old Bailey under guidelines in place at the time of the attack and as juveniles because both had been under 18 in 1993 when the teenager was murdered in Well Hall Road, Eltham.

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