Nurse pleads not guilty to all 18 charges

Lucy Letby, 30

Manchester, England: 31-year-old Lucy Letby, a former neonatal nurse at Countess of Chester Hospital has pleaded not-guilty to eight counts of murder and ten counts of attempted murder at Manchester Crown Court via video-link.


Her trial was initially scheduled to begin in January 2022 but has been rescheduled for October 2022 due to the amount of work that both teach of lawyers are anticipating.


Letby's trial is expected to last approximately six months.


She has been arrested a total of three times related to infant deaths between June 2015 and June 2016.