The death of 96 Liverpool fans in a crush at Hillsborough ruled a murder

Гибель 96 фанатов Ливерпуля в давке на Хиллсборо признана убийством

The death of 96 fans at Hillsborough has admitted murder

Inquiry on the case about the tragedy at the stadium in the judgment of Warrington, in Cheshire, became the longest litigation.

On the question as to whether the death of 96 people is murder, the answer was “Yes“. The same answer the jury gave to the questions about how did the police and match organisers in preparation for the match error, which influenced the further course of events.


As a result of a stampede at the stadium in Sheffield before the beginning of the semifinal match of FA Cup Liverpool – Nottingham forest on 15 April 1989 killed 96 people, more than 760 were injured. The initial investigation laid the bulk of the blame for the tragedy on the fans themselves, but also on the structural features of the stadium, and returned a verdict of death due to accident.

In December 2012, the London High court quashed the judgement in 1990, the verdicts and allowed the conduct of a new investigation in the light of new material about the circumstances of the tragedy.

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