Jamie Hill KC and Paul Rooney defend Christina Robinson

Mar 13, 2024

Christina Robinson is accused of murdering her 3-year-old son in November 2022. The child died of a cardiorespiratory arrest as a result of cranial subdural bleeding.

She is also charged with child cruelty. It is alleged that she submerged her son into a bath of scalding water as well as striking him with a bamboo cane.

Trial began on 27.02.24 at Newcastle Crown Court.

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2024/feb/27/woman-accused-murdering-son-3-durham-bible-allowed-caning

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/christina-robinson-murder-trial-son-durham-newcastle-crown-court-b1141873.html

https://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/county-durham-child-murder-trial-28711532