Maltby's injuries left him in a coma and with internal bleeding.
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The jury heard extensive descriptions of the severity of the attack from a number of witnesses and through a recorded phone conversation taken at the time.
At the conclusion of the trial on 27 March 2008, Brendan Harris was found guilty of murder, and the judge allowed the names of both Harris and Herbert, which had been concealed during the trial, to be made public.
They're not the sort of people to get in trouble, but they have had problems in the past because they stand out". Not being able to see her blossom into her full potential or even to see her smile again is a tragedy beyond words".
"The thing that makes me most angry is that it is seen as an isolated incident, maybe the seriousness of what happened to Sophie is isolated, but attacks are far from isolated.
we need an ambulance at Bacup Park, this mosher has just been banged because he’s a mosher".