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Did Met Police also decide not to prosecute Rahman’s Youth Services?

Did Met Police also decide not to prosecute Rahman’s Youth Services?

Last week’s questioning of the Metropolitan Police by the GLA Police and Crime Committee as to exactly why and how Lutfur Rahman dodged criminal charges has shed some light on what really happened.Only a full external inquiry will provide residents of Tower Hamlets with the truth.The case of Rahman not being prosecuted – or even investigated […]

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A ruthless search for the truth? Not in Tower Hamlets.

A ruthless search for the truth? Not in Tower Hamlets.

The below is the content of an article by Giles Broadbent of The Wharf entitled “A ruthless search for the truth. Not in Tower Hamlets” reproduced by kind permission of The Wharf”. You can read the original article here.  We read this article this morning and were very impressed by its clarity and eloquence – […]

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Live tweets from GLA Police & Crime meeting 09 February 2017

Live tweets from GLA Police & Crime meeting 09 February 2017

Below are some of the tweets posted on Twitter during the GLA Police & Crime meeting – full report here.   [View the story “Tower Hamlets electoral crime” on Storify]

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Inquiry into Met Police Tower Hamlets electoral crime failure looms

Inquiry into Met Police Tower Hamlets electoral crime failure looms

An external inquiry into the Metropolitan Police’s response to allegations of electoral fraud in Tower Hamlets seems more likely today after yesterday’s GLA Police Committee meeting that saw both the police and Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) fail to explain their actions.The issue is one that is fundamental to British democracy. Did the Metropolitan Police make a […]

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