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UK Court Hears Allegations Of "Extraordinarily Bad" Failings By Hillsborough Match Commander.

: 10/10/2019 - 17:10

A UK court's heard there were "extraordinarily bad" failings by match commander David Duckenfield during the Hillsborough disaster in 1989.

The 75 year-old denies manslaughter by gross negligence of 95 Liverpool supporters in a crush at Sheffield Wednesday's ground.

The prosecution in his retrial says the former chief superintendent had "ultimate responsibility" for the police operation at the match.
 

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