‘Gay-bashing’ murderer and paedophile get married in prison

A ‘gay-bashing’ murderer and a paedophile serving life sentences have tied the knot in Britain’s first homosexual wedding in prison but will not be allowed to share a cell, jail bosses have said.

Mikhail Ivan Gallatinov, 40, who was jailed in 1997 for what a judge labelled a ‘callous, chilling killing’, married fellow prisoner Marc Goodwin, 31, yesterday, it has been reported.

Goodwin was the leader of a gang that roamed the streets of Blackpool looking for homosexuals to attack.

He was jailed for life with a minimum of 18 years in 2007 after being found guilty of murdering Malcolm Benfold, 57, who was beaten to death. His trial heard that he and two friends had agreed to go ‘gay bashing’…

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