Jay Whiston murder: Edward Redman appeals conviction
A teenager, jailed for life for the murder of a 17-year-old boy at a house party, has lodged an appeal against his conviction and sentence.
Edward Redman, 18, of Stanway, Essex, was found guilty of stabbing Jay Whiston to death outside a party in Colchester, Essex, in 2012.
In May, he was told by a judge at Chelmsford Crown Court he must serve at least 17 years in prison.
The case will be considered by a Court of Appeal judge.
Three other people were also convicted in connection with Jay's death.
Redman's father Gary, 51, and brother John, 20, were each jailed for two years for perverting the course of justice.
His ex-girlfriend, 19-year-old Shannon Fenlon, of Jameson Road, Clacton, Essex, was sentenced to nine months for the same offence.