10th July 2013
Court of Appeal refuses to lengthen ‘lenient’ sentence of man who burnt gay teenager to death 35
4:41 PM — The Court of Appeal has refused to alter a three and a half year sentence handed down to Jordan Sheard, the killer of gay teenager Steven Simpson.
25th March 2013
UK: Attorney general asked to review ‘unduly lenient sentence’ for the killing of gay teenager Steven Simpson 28
12:26 PM — The attorney general has been asked to review a decision of a judge to hand down a three and a half year sentence for the killing of a gay teenager who was burnt to death.