Cleared axe murder suspects want £1m

Three men who claim they were ‘maliciously prosecuted’ for the notorious unsolved axe murder of a private eye are demanding more than £1m in compensation. Daniel Morgan, a partner in Southern Investigations, was found with an axe buried in his head in the carpark of the Golden Lion pub in Sydenham, southeast London, in 1987. No one has ever been successfully prosecuted for the murder, despite five separate inquiries costing the taxpayer £50 million. Mr Morgan, from Llanfrechfa, Torfaen, was…

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