Ian Brady

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Was it right to give Peter Sutcliffe a Guardian obituary? | Elisabeth Ribbans
Many readers thought an obituary about the man who murdered 13 women was an ‘honour’ he did not merit, says the Guardian and Observer’s global readers’ editor, Elisabeth Ribbans

Elisabeth Ribbans

23, Nov, 2020 @5:07 PM

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Killers could be kept in prison for refusing to reveal body locations
Justice secretary says ‘Helen’s law’ will require Parole Board to consider lack of cooperation

Robert Booth

05, Jul, 2019 @11:01 PM

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Set the record straight on Lord Longford and Ian Brady | Letters
Letters: Peter Stanford of the Longford Trust on a report about the Moors murderer

Letters

30, Jun, 2019 @5:05 PM

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Moors murderer Ian Brady had contact with vulnerable boys in jail
Home Office files show child killer stayed in same hospital as teenagers with mental illness

Jamie Grierson and agencies

26, Jun, 2019 @11:53 AM

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'I feel like they've still got him': brother's search for Moors victim
Alan Bennett discusses meeting Myra Hindley and why Ian Brady’s briefcases offer fresh hope

Nazia Parveen North of England correspondent

03, Mar, 2019 @4:36 PM

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John Stalker, who investigated Moors murders, dies aged 79
Ex-Greater Manchester police deputy chief constable led inquiry into shooting of suspected IRA members

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

15, Feb, 2019 @4:30 PM

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Moors murders: police denied access to Ian Brady briefcases
Greater Manchester police’s cold case unit still searching for body of Keith Bennett

Nazia Parveen North of England correspondent

13, Feb, 2019 @4:53 PM

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Secure hospitals are not penal institutions | Letter
Letter: Very few patients in high secure hospitals have convictions for anything as horrible as Ian Brady’s crimes, and some have no criminal conviction at all, writes Mat Kinton

Letters

04, Oct, 2018 @5:27 PM

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Police kept body parts of Moors murders victim without family's knowledge
Pauline Reade’s family have discovered some of her remains, including her jaw bone, had been kept at Leeds University by Greater Manchester police

Mattha Busby

03, Nov, 2017 @1:30 AM

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Thatcher overruled minister to keep Moors murderers locked up for life
Letter released by National Archives reveals PM disagreed with her home secretary’s advice on parole for Myra Hindley and Ian Brady

Alan Travis Home affairs editor

19, Jul, 2017 @11:01 PM

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BBC apologises after Radio Leeds airs Ian Brady competition
Host asked listeners to try to guess killer’s identity from musical clues including Psycho Killer and Suffer Little Children

Nadia Khomami

22, May, 2017 @9:59 AM

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We learn nothing from Ian Brady. We’re just fetishising him | Catherine Bennett
The coverage of the murderer’s death says much about our glorification of celebrity – no matter the cause or cost

Catherine Bennett

20, May, 2017 @11:04 PM

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