Sarah Elliott QC secures acquittal for alleged “mercy killing”

18.11.16 | |

 

RG was acquitted of the murder of his terminally ill father at Swansea Crown Court on 17 November, when the Crown offered no further evidence after cross-examination of the principal prosecution witness by Sarah Elliott QC. RG was alleged to have confessed to medical staff that he had put a pillow over the face of his father to hasten the end of his life. Sarah was instructed by Eve Hayes at Graham Evans & Partners.

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