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The Thomas Bourke Stockport garage murders
« on: April 11, 2016, 08:05:PM »
This is a strange case of a man convicted of murdering two Department of Transport inspectors in 1993. Bourke has consistently maintained his innocence throughout. You can read the background here:  http://www.justiceforthomasbourke.com/Index.htm


..and a possible breakthrough here:   http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/thomas-bourke-garage-murder-evidence-11170612#rlabs=1%20rt$category%20p$4

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Re: The Thomas Bourke Stockport garage murders
« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2016, 09:09:PM »
thanks steve id never heard of him before.

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Re: The Thomas Bourke Stockport garage murders
« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2016, 09:14:PM »
thanks steve id never heard of him before.
No and similarities to the Jeremy is innocent voices: no forensic evidence, dodgy Police work and witnesses, destroyed exhibits, consistent protestation of innocence..

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« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2016, 10:53:PM »
well i think thats a simlarty running through nearly all cliams of wrongfull conviction.

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Re: The Thomas Bourke Stockport garage murders
« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2016, 10:55:PM »
well i think thats a simlarty running through nearly all cliams of wrongfull conviction.
I can't quite get my head round this case. There are so many protagonists involved and I can't see where the defendant fits in, except he got nabbed for the crime.

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Re: The Thomas Bourke Stockport garage murders
« Reply #5 on: April 13, 2016, 06:14:PM »
He didn't do it did he ?

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Re: The Thomas Bourke Stockport garage murders
« Reply #6 on: April 13, 2016, 10:37:PM »
well i dont think you can say for a fact he dident but you can say the evdence wasnt satifactory well it doesnt seem to me.

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Re: The Thomas Bourke Stockport garage murders
« Reply #7 on: February 13, 2021, 09:11:PM »
This case may be coming back in the news: https://youtu.be/4uS1p_GPavk