Ben, leading Debi Gould, prosecuted Ameen Thabet for the murder of his secret former Sharia law wife.
After a five week, forensically complex trial he was convicted of her murder. The following day, he confessed.
The victim was one of those described in a New York Times article as being “in peril” of not seeing justice and her name was read by Jess Phillips MP in Parliament as one of those women at risk of not seeing justice.
In The Press:
BBC News: Ameen Thabet jailed for life for murder of woman
Daily Mail: 'Cold and calculated' businessman, 50, is jailed for life for strangling his secret second wife to death after she demanded he leave his first wife for her
New York Times: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/07/02/world/europe/uk-coronavirus-domestic-abuse.html