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There’s more nastiness to G4S than Birmingham prison mess

There’s more nastiness to G4S than Birmingham prison mess After inspectors found that inmates were living in appalling conditions in a privately?run prison, Tomáš Tengely-Evans investigates those responsible

The Asylum Market—the film G4S don’t want you to see

The Asylum Market—the film G4S don’t want you to see A new film, The Asylum Market, exposes the dire conditions that asylum seekers in Britain suffer in accommodation provided by security firm G4S.

Jimmy Mubenga guards cleared of manslaughter

Three G4S guards were found not guilty of the manslaughter of Jimmy Mubenga.  

G4S guard testifies in Jimmy Mubenga manslaughter trial

G4S guard Terrence Hughes told London’s High Court that he could not recall hearing Jimmy Mubenga calling, “I can’t breathe”. 

G4S guards begin trial in Jimmy Mubenga case

The trial for manslaughter of three guards who restrained Jimmy Mubenga during his forced deportation has begun at the Old Bailey in London.

G4S guards' trial starts over death of Jimmy Mubenga

The trial of three G4S guards accused of the manslaughter of Jimmy Mubenga was set to begin on Monday of next week. 

G4S guards face manslaughter charges over deportation death of Jimmy Mubenga

20 March 2014
Three guards who worked for the G4S firm are to be charged with manslaughter over the death of Jimmy Mubenga during a forced deportation at Heathrow Airport in 2010.

Coroner damns G4S over deportation guards’ racism

06 August 2013
The coroner’s report into the death of Jimmy Mubenga condemns “pervasive” racism among G4S guards and dangerous restraint techniques.

G4S guards unlawfully killed Jimmy Mubenga, says jury

09 July 2013
An inquest jury’s verdict is a major breakthrough in getting justice for Jimmy Mubenga, who died during a forced deportation, reports Ken Olende

Verdict due into death of Jimmy Mubenga

02 July 2013
The judge’s summing up at the inquest into the death of Jimmy Mubenga was due to start on Tuesday of this week. 

G4S under pressure at annual meeting

11 June 2013
Around 20 protesters slipped through security at the yearly financial report of security giant G4S last week.

G4S officer in Jimmy Mubenga death inquest denies hearing cries for help

21 May 2013
Jimmy Mubenga cried for help around 50 times in the struggle that led to his death, his inquest has heard. 

Asylum seeker speaks out - 'G4S treat you like luggage, they have no respect for you'

21 May 2013
An asylum seeker has defied harassment to score a major housing victory over G4S and its local subcontractor, writes John Grayson

Inquest starts into deportation death of Jimmy Mubenga

14 May 2013
The inquest into the death of Jimmy Mubenga began on Monday of this week. 

G4S asylum seekers' housing failure exposed

28 March 2013
Multinational security firm G4S has admitted internally that it is failing to adequately house asylum seekers.

Protesters challenge G4S over Jimmy Mubenga's death

16 October 2012
Some 40 supporters of the campaign for justice for Jimmy Mubenga protested outside Crown Prosecution Service offices in central London on Friday of last week.

Jimmy Mubenga protest demands justice on anniversary of death during deportation

14 October 2011
About 50 people held a vigil outside the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) in Central London on the first anniversary of Jimmy Mubenga's death.

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