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Monday, 18 November, 2002, 17:38 GMT
The items in the case
Paul Burrell
Paul Burrell has been cleared of all charges
Paul Burrell, former butler to Diana, Princess of Wales, has been cleared of stealing hundreds of items from her estate.

The list of more than 300 items in question included:

  • A writing desk inscribed "Presented by the City of Aberdeen to HRH The Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer on the occasion of their marriage 29th July 1981".
    David hasselhoff
    A card from David Hasselhoff was on the list
  • One ceremonial sword in glass/wooden case
  • Yellow metal scabbard with inscription
  • A wooden sewing box and contents
  • Eighteen ladies' handbags, some containing personal items such as Chanel silk shoes

    Clothing

  • Versace green, blue and violet ball dress
  • One lilac dress with beige hanger and Cellophane dust cover
  • One black jacket with velvet collar and cuffs
  • Nine hats

    Letters, photographs and CDs

  • Over 100 photographs, including framed pictures of the Prince of Wales and Princess Diana
  • Spencer family album and red leather album with name 'Diana' hand written on inside cover
  • Photograph wallets and cellophane wraps containing hundreds of strips of negatives of photos including various members of Royal Family
    Charles Diana
    A memo from Diana to Prince Charles was among the items
  • 28 CDs, most signed by Princess Diana
  • 18 records including some by Supertramp, Leo Sayer and Abba
  • Boxed set of recordings of Don Giovanni signed by Diana
  • Memo from Diana to Prince Charles
  • Letter from the Queen Mother to Diana
  • Letter from Diana to the then prime minister John Major
  • Letter from Mother Theresa to Diana
  • Cards including several signed 'Mummy' and a card from Baywatch star David Hasselhoff to Prince William

    Letters, books, crystal

  • A wooden plaque with white metal relief portrait of Elizabeth, Duchess of York
  • White metal pepper grinder.
  • A black book entitled "Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour"
  • Three boxes of crockery and three miniatures
  • A book entitled "British Music Hall"
  • A box of Stuart crystal.
  • A jewellery box
  • Plate with Prince of Wales crest
  • Handbag in a Versace carrier bag

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