KILLER Luke Mitchell has failed in a bid to have his minimum jail term reduced.
THE conviction of Luke Mitchell could come under review if the Crown Office loses a landmark test case at the UK Supreme Court today.
THE sister of the man who was cleared of murdering Crimewatch star Jill Dando has reportedly vowed to prove Luke Mitchell did not kill Jodi Jones.
A KNIFE said to bear the name "Luke" has been found in wasteland near the spot where Jodi Jones was murdered seven years ago.
ONE of Scotland's most notorious killers should have his minimum jail sentence cut for killing his 14-year-old girlfriend, because he was a child at the time of the crime, appeal judges were told yesterday.
A NEW "official" website has been launched to support efforts to clear Luke Mitchell of the murder of Jodi Jones.
THE mother of Luke Mitchell today claimed Jodi Jones' killer was still on the loose as it emerged that her son's defence team is preparing an appeal.
CONVICTED killer Luke Mitchell has a job cleaning up blood in prison, it was reported today.
THE mother of murdered schoolgirl Jodi Jones spoke of her relief today after her daughter's killer failed in a bid to have his conviction overturned.
Almost five years after the horrific murder of their carefree 14-year-old daughter on a woodland path near Dalkeith, Jodi Jones' family can today finally close the door on the court battle to ensure her killer receives justice. Crime Reporter ALAN McEWEN looks at the failed appeal by Luke Mitchell's lawyer to overturn his murder conviction.
Timeline of events that led to today's appeal being thrown out.
TEENAGE killer Luke Mitchell today had his appeal against conviction for the murder of schoolgirl Jodi Jones thrown out by judges.
LUKE MITCHELL'S appeal against his murder conviction is set to be filmed by the BBC when the result is announced in court on Friday.
LUKE MITCHELL'S defence lawyers have four weeks to find any new evidence that might clear him of murdering girlfriend Jodi Jones.
LAWYERS for Luke Mitchell have dropped their interest in one of two new "suspects" for the murder of Jodi Jones, it was announced yesterday.
POLICE used bullying tactics to try to "break" Luke Mitchell into confessing to the murder of his girlfriend, Jodi Jones, it was alleged yesterday.
TEENAGER Luke Mitchell suffered a miscarriage of justice because his murder trial was held in Edinburgh, where there was widespread media speculation he had killed his girlfriend, it was claimed yesterday.
AN ATTEMPT by Luke Mitchell to blame two other men for the murder of his girlfriend, Jodi Jones, appeared to suffer a major setback yesterday.