Film queries briton’s murder role

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published: 13 July 2014

A new documentary produced by Hollywood legend Robert Redford and narrated by Oscar-winning actress Susan Sarandon is to question the US murder conviction of a British businessman.

An edition of Death Row Stories about former self-made millionaire Krishna Maharaj, 75, who was jailed in 1987 for a double murder in Miami, [was aired] on network CNN in the US [ on 13 July 2014].

Maharaj, once the second biggest racehorse owner in the UK, has always denied killing Derrick and Duane Moo Young in the Florida city’s Dupont Plaza hotel in 1986.

Since he was jailed, former members of a Colombian cartel have testified that he is innocent and that the Moo Youngs were murdered on the orders of notorious drug baron Pablo Escobar.

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