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Stephen Ward Was Innocent, OK: The Case for Overturning his Conviction

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In the summer of '61 John Profumo, Minister for War, enjoyed a brief affair with Christine Keeler...Late in the afternoon of Wednesday 31 July 1963, Dr Stephen Ward was convicted at the Old Bailey on two counts alleging that he lived on the earnings of a prostitute. He was not in the dock but comatose in hospital. The previous night he had attempted suicide, because (as he said in a note) 'after Marshall's [the judge's] summing up, I've given up all hope'. He died on Saturday 3 August, without regaining consciousness. Many ...

Stephen Ward Was Innocent, OK: The Case for Overturning his Conviction 2013, Biteback Publishing, London

ISBN-13: 9781849546904

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