Charles de Menezes - remembered - murdered in an act of state sponsored terrorism - then
whitewashed covered up
Cousin Alex Pereira said "At the inquest we will be able to ask questions and find out the truth," he said. "(The police) have to explain why they lied and everyone will see that a crime was committed here. Whoever did this should be punished for it. We feel we have to come back and fight but sometimes it's difficult for us."
Witnesses appearing before the Inquest, so far scheduled for September , have already been assured of their anonymity.
Nick Hardwick has been re-appointed as Chairman of the Independent Police Complaints Commission it was announced by the Home Secretary on 27th March 2008.