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Chris Cairns arrives on the final day of the judge's summing-up at Southwark Crown Court

Chris Cairns perjury trial

How the Cairns trial unfolded

Chris Cairns has been found not guilty of perjury and perverting the course of justice following a nine-week trial at Southwark Crown Court. Here's how the events unfolded

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Chris Cairns arrives on the final day of the judge's summing-up at Southwark Crown Court

Chris Cairns perjury trial

Cairns jury retires, will reconvene on Friday

The jury in the Chris Cairns perjury trial has retired to consider its verdict and will reconvene at Southwark Crown Court on Friday to continue its deliberations

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Chris Cairns outside Southwark Crown Court

Chris Cairns perjury trial

Cairns jury retires to consider verdict

The jury in the Chris Cairns perjury trial retired to consider its verdict on Tuesday lunchtime after Justice Sweeney, the presiding judge, had completed his summing-up of the eight-week case

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Lou Vincent arrives at Southwark Crown Court with his partner

Chris Cairns perjury trial

Judge warns jury to treat Vincent evidence with care

Justice Sweeney, the judge presiding over the Chris Cairns perjury trial in London, has warned the jurors to treat the evidence of Lou Vincent with caution, given his tendency to lie

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Andrew Fitch-Holland at Southwark Crown Court

Chris Cairns perjury trial

Fitch-Holland a 'sideshow' in Cairns trial

The case of Andrew Fitch-Holland, the co-accused in the Chris Cairns perjury trial, has been reduced to the status of a "sideshow", according to his lawyer, Jonathan Laidlaw, QC

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Chris Cairns outside Southwark Crown Court

Chris Cairns perjury trial

Cairns investigation 'biased', defence claims

The perjury trial against Chris Cairns has been held together by "rumour upon rumour, sustained by a biased investigation" a Southwark Crown Court jury has been told as Orlando Pownall QC continued his summing up for the defence

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Chris Cairns outside Southwark Crown Court

Chris Cairns perjury trial

Cairns lawyer casts doubt on key witnesses

The New Zealand cricketers Brendon McCullum, Daniel Vettori and Lou Vincent have been denounced as liars by Chris Cairns' defence lawyer, Orlando Pownall, QC, during his closing speech at Southwark Crown Court

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Andrew Fitch-Holland at Southwark Crown Court

Chris Cairns perjury trial

Fitch-Holland grilled over infamous Skype call

Andrew Fitch-Holland, Chris Cairns' co-defendant in the ongoing trial at Southwark Crown Court, has defended his interpretation of a 2011 Skype conversation with the disgraced former New Zealand cricketer, Lou Vincent

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Andrew Fitch-Holland at Southwark Crown Court

Chris Cairns perjury trial

Marsh 'refused to sign' Cairns autograph bat

The refusal of Rodney Marsh, the former Australia wicketkeeper, to sign a cricket bat which already carried Chris Cairns' autograph was an early sign that players had been "warned off" him by the ICC, the jury at Southwark Crown Court heard today