Trio deny murder of Liam Hamilton in Poplar
Three cousins of Liam Hamilton, who was fatally stabbed in Poplar, have pleaded not guilty to his murder.
Noel Hamilton, 35, from Manchester Road on the Isle of Dogs, Paul Hamilton, 30, from Woodstock Terrace in Poplar, and Thomas Hamilton, 36, of Poplar High Street, appeared at the Old Bailey on Friday.
The three also deny violent disorder.
A fourth man, James Hamilton, 27, of New Festival Avenue in Poplar, is also charged with violent disorder.
Liam, 32, from Poplar, died on July 26 after being stabbed in the chest.
A trial date has been set for January 13 at the same court.