Remember when Andrew Michell, the then-Government Chief Whip in the House of Commons, was forced to resign in the aftermath of the “Plebgate” row, where police officers claimed he had called them “fucking plebs”. 338 more words
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In the last Qmesenger of the year, Tom Interviewed the Labour and Liberal Democrat candidates for London Mayor. This is part one, the interview with Ken Livingstone. 1,456 more words
The news that Wayne Rooney is considering taking legal action against the News of the World for breach of privacy might be a turning point for Newscorp. 2,185 more words
If you are a British citizen, you should be furious. The severe and brazen violence exercised by the London Metropolitan police upon its citizens during and after the G20 protests is the direct result of unbridled and rampant expansion of executive and coercive powers of the British state. 554 more words
Police would be freed from health and safety red tape under Tory plans due to be announced.
In his keynote speech to the party’s conference at Birmingham, shadow home secretary Dominic Grieve will pledge to change the “dangerous” rules which “undermine public confidence”. 193 more words
The family of Jean Charles de Menezes have said they want more answers about his death at the beginning of his inquest.
Mr de Menezes’ cousins and campaign supporters gathered outside The Oval shortly after today’s hearing to respond to today’s evidence. 433 more words