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Episode 6: The Wife

After David Thorne and Joe Wilkes were arrested for the murder of Yvonne Layne in April 1999, they went to trial in January 2000. What evidence was used to convict them? What kind of defense did David have in the face of Joe's confession?

The images below include pictures of Sue & David Thorne, the view from Jim's yard, and a 2000 newspaper article.




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