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The Wimbledon Common Murder

(2014)
A non fiction book by

 
 
Colin Stagg spent 13 months in jail awaiting trial for the murder of Rachel Nickell - a crime he did not commit. The case against him was weak from the outset, but was a classic example of the way in which facts can be misrepresented in the hands of professionals, be they lawyers, psychologists, or police officers. When the case against Stagg collapsed, his life was made a living hell by the tabloid press, portraying him as a man who had got away with murder. Police leaks, and a book by a psychologist who had assisted them, led to the ongoing perception that Stagg was a murderer. This nightmare carried on for 14 years until a "cold case review" identified faults in the original investigation. This culminated in the identification of the real culprit - a man who had indeed slipped through the net and gone on to kill again....



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January 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Wimbledon Common Murder: The shocking story of how an innocent man nearly got sent down for life!
Author(s): David Kessler
ISBN: 1-4949-4585-1 / 978-1-4949-4585-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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Audio Editions

December 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Wimbledon Common Murder: The Shocking Story of How an Innocent Man Nearly Got Sent down for Life!
Author(s): David Kessler
Publisher: David Kessler
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December 2015 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Wimbledon Common Murder: The Shocking Story of How an Innocent Man Nearly Got Sent down for Life!
Author(s): David Kessler
Publisher: David Kessler
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Title: The Wimbledon Common Murder: The Shocking Story of How an Innocent Man Nearly Got Sent down for Life!
Author(s): David Kessler
Publisher: David Kessler
Availability: Amazon UK   


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January 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Wimbledon Common Murder: The shocking story of how an innocent man nearly got sent down for life
Author(s): David Kessler
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