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Ex-club secretary fined for safety breach in first Hillsborough disaster conviction

But judge says 69-year-old not responsible for crush inside ground that killed 96 fans.

Graham Mackrell: Fined

Graham Mackrell: Fined

Date - 13th May 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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A former football club secretary convicted of a health and safety offence related to turnstile arrangements on the day of the Hillsborough disaster could have faced a two-year prison term if he had been sentenced under today’s guidelines. The...
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