Forensic scientist sues Granada TV

October 3, first day of the Michelmas term, has been set for a complex libel action in which forensic scientist Dr Frank Skuse who gave key evidence in the trial of the Birmingham Six is suing Granada TV over World in Action programme claims which he says questioned his evidence. The case is to be heard by a judge alone rather than a jury. Peter Carter-Ruck is acting for Dr Skuse and Goodman Derrick are for Granada