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Hodgson solicitor on verdict

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Sean Hodgson's solicitor Julian Young has said that "DNA evidence simply didn't exist" when his client was jailed for killing Teresa De Simone.

Hodgson, who was jailed for murdering a woman in 1979, has had his conviction quashed at the Court of Appeal after spending 27 years in prison.

Members of his legal team Julian Young and Judy Ramjeet spoke outside the Court of Appeal.

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