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Joanna Yeates’s Father Reaches Out To Madeleine McCann’s Parents

by | 31st, January 2011

JOANNA YEATES Vincent Tabak has been in court for a third time. The man accused of murdering Joanna Yeates appeared at Bristol Crown Court via videolink from HMP Long Lartin in Worcestershire. Justice moves slowly his trial date was fixed for October 4.

Elsewhere, police have released Joanna Yeates’s body for burial.

Joanna Yeates’s father, David Yeates, 63, spoke to media:

“We keep reminding ourselves that in some way we are, we are loath to use the word but, ‘lucky’. We really feel for those people who have not been able to bury their children. The McCanns are one set of people like this but there are others as well. Whatever we have experienced, they probably had it a lot worse. We keep reminding ourselves that we are not unique.”

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