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BREAKING: Gerard Baden-Clay DID Intend To Kill Rules Court

In news just in, the High Court has reinstated Gerard Baden-Clay’s murder conviction.

After the Court of Appeal downgraded his murder conviction to manslaughter in December, the High Court has found he did intend to kill his wife Allison Baden-Clay.

Queensland's Director of Public Prosecutions successfully pushed for the case to be considered by the High Court after a shock decision by the state's Court of Appeal.

But the five-judge bench dismissed the appeal in Canberra on Wednesday.

The decision comes just over a month after the Crown argued at a hearing in Brisbane that Baden-Clay's conduct after his wife's death was "not only calculated but cold blooded".

In 2014 Baden-Clay was convicted by a jury for murder after his wife’s body was found on the bank of a creek in 2012.

The mother of three went missing ten days earlier from their Brookfield home.

The case gripped the nation after a public appeal was made to find the 43-year-old.

At the time Baden-Clay told media outside his home, “we really trust that the police are doing everything they can to find my wife”.

However, after her body was discovered by a paddler under the Kholo Bridge Crossing at Anstead, suspicion turned.

Two months after she was first reported missing Baden-Clay was charged with murder.

AAP/Staff Writers

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