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Lutfur Rahman’s 2018 Mayoral campaign continues unchecked

By on March 27, 2017 in Elections 2018, Lutfur Rahman with 0 Comments
Lutfur Rahman’s 2018 Mayoral campaign continues unchecked

Lutfur Rahman is still thumbing his nose at the authorities as his campaign to get back in power – if not in office – continues irrespective of his failed attempt to register ‘Tower Hamlets Together’ as a political party.Those familiar with the details of the ex-Mayor’s campaign, speaking to LW on condition of anonymity, said that Rahman has […]

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Lutfur Rahman: Metropolitan Police ups its game (at last)

Lutfur Rahman: Metropolitan Police ups its game (at last)

It seems the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) has finally realised that they might well have made a serious error by not following up the judgement of the Electoral Court with a proper criminal investigation.This may well have something to do with the formal request by the GLA Police & Crime Committee for an investigation into […]

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Rahman: Watchdog to investigate Met’s failure to bring criminal charges

Rahman: Watchdog to investigate Met’s failure to bring criminal charges

Lutfur Rahman and his corruptly elected associates should not sleep easily tonight as a full and proper criminal investigation into their actions comes closer. An inquiry into the failings of the Metropolitan Police to do its job after the electoral petition result has been formally requested and a logical consequence of this is that another police force […]

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GLA asks for HMIC inquiry into Met’s failure to investigate Rahman

GLA asks for HMIC inquiry into Met’s failure to investigate Rahman

Lutfur Rahman and Tower Hamlets First are one step closer to facing justice today.Steve O’Connell AM, Chair of the GLA Police and Crime Committee has written to Sophie Linden, Deputy Mayor of London for Policing and Crime, formally asking for Her Majesties Inspector of Constabulary (HMIC) carry out an inspection of the activities of the Met relating […]

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Lutfur Rahman’s disciplinary case postponed due to judicial review

By on March 8, 2017 in Lutfur Rahman with 0 Comments
Lutfur Rahman’s disciplinary case postponed due to judicial review

The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal prosecution of corruptly elected ex-Mayor of Tower Hamlets Lutfur Rahman scheduled for earlier this week has been delayed subject to the outcome of a judicial review of the election’ court’s original decision in April 2015 that saw him found guilty of electoral fraud and dismissed from office.According to a report in the […]

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