Court: Man Found Guilty Of Murdering MP Amess

April 12, 2022

A man has been found guilty in a British court of murdering Sir David Amess. a British MP who served as the Chair of the Britain-Bermuda All-Party Parliamentary Group.

The BBC website reported, “An IS fanatic has been found guilty of murdering Sir David Amess MP. The Southend West MP was stabbed more than 20 times during a constituency surgery in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex on 15 October 2021.

“A jury at the Old Bailey took just 18 minutes to convict Ali Harbi Ali of murder and preparing acts of terrorism.

“The 26-year-old from Kentish Town, north London, had denied the charges and claimed he targeted the MP over his vote for airstrikes on Syria.

“Sir David’s family sat in court just a short distance from Ali as the verdicts were delivered.

“”Before being sent out, the judge told the jury the defendant had no legal defence for killing the Conservative MP.”

You can read the full story here on BBC.

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