Prejudice in our British society against the ‘autistic’ – is it justified?

Like with many of the less common disabilities, autism [affecting about three-quarters of a million British people] may be a term that has been heard of by many of us, but as a medical condition it is generally completely unknown or at least misunderstood by most, isn’t it? In other words we don’t really understand […]

Shrien Dewani is ‘NOT GUILTY’ of Annie Hindocha’s Murder – Justice in action or Justice Denied?

Anni Hindocha [MURDERED 13 November 2010] Oh yes, the South African justice’s process has now been played out to the full in the Cape Town High Court, overseen by a very eminent female judge. A man has been cleared of involvement in a wife killing – but the trial didn’t run its full course did […]

Shrien Dewani on trial for Murder (November 13) – is it getting anywhere?

Anni Hindocha [MURDERED]   Today 13th November 2014 is the fourth anniversary of the gun murder of Anni Hindocha in the Gugulethu township outside Cape Town South Africa. RIP     [Dewani stands accused of arranging the murder of his twenty-eight year old wife Anni Hindocha (aka Dewani) on their South African ‘honeymoon’ four years […]

Meredith Kercher murder trial after 7 long years– Italian justice?

THE REAL VICTIM   Nobody knows the name of Meredith Kercher do they? She was a twenty-one year old Londoner shockingly  murdered in Italy seven years ago. Mention though the name of another similar aged young woman at the time Amanda Knox, an American, and people will recall it well. She is one of those […]

Dewani Trial trundles on (November 5/6) – is it getting anywhere?

Anni Hindocha [MURDERED]   A previous post noted that Monies were paid out by Shrien Dewani certainly, but what hope have the Prosecution got of PROVING what it was for – there’s no paperwork involved in a ‘contract killing’ is there? And that is where things are at with this trial. The taxi driver Tongo […]

Dewani Trial Review October 29 – any shocks yet?

Anni Hindocha [MURDERED]  Oh yes, the Shrien Dewani trial trundles on at ‘South African justice pace’. Not many surprises to be had, as the road to be travelled is pretty well predictable though isn’t it – seeing that the murder of Anni Hindocha (Dewani) happened four years ago and three men have already been publically […]

Shrien Dewani Trial continues ‘DAY 6’– can it really last two months though?

Anni Hindocha [MURDERED]   Xolile Mngeni, one of the killers of Anni Hindocha (aka Dewani) has died in prison of a brain tumour (he will not be missed). Dewani’s assertion is that he didn’t mention the so called ‘planned helicopter flight’ in a staged media interview, to hide the fact that he was carrying the […]

The South African trial of Shrien Dewani for the murder of his wife ‘Anni’ [UPDATED October 15th]

Anni Hindocha [MURDERED] Tuesday October 14 The Oscar Pistorius trial certainly caused many outsiders to ‘throw-up’ at the way the South African Justice System works, so it was hoped that the Shrien Dewani trial would at least redress the balance a bit. That has turned out to be a false hope hasn’t it? Most people […]

The South African trial of Shrien Dewani for the murder of his wife ‘Anni’ [UPDATED October 12th]

Anni Hindocha [MURDERED]   Dewani trial media It is always disturbing isn’t it, to watch the media poking its noses into matters that they are incompetent to get involved in, simply to jump on a passing band wagon and create some money making column inches?  A glaring example hit us today in a full broadsheet […]

The South African murder of ‘Anni Dewani’ – was her British husband ‘Shrien Dewani’ implicated in a contract killing or NOT?

Anni Hindocha [MURDERED]     In a week’s time, Monday 6th October 2014, the high profile trial begins under Judge Jeanette Traverso in the Western Cape High Court, of 34 yr old Shrien Dewani, a British man accused of arranging the murder in Cape Town of his new bride Anni Hindocha (aka Dewani). It is […]