Up to 500 supporters including fashion designer Vivienne Westwood were camped outside and District Judge Vanessa Baraitser was forced to send a message out to the crowd asking them to reduce the volume of their 'Free Julian Assange' chanting because it was disrupting proceedings. … [Read more...] about The Guardian was to blame for putting secret sources’ lives at risk by publishing Wikileaks cables – not Julian Assange, his lawyer tells court
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'He committed a crime, and he needs to be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law, and we are going to continue to aggressively make him accountable for the wasted police resources that went into investigating what turned out to be a total hoax,' … [Read more...] about Jussie Smollett maintans his inncocence and says he is willing to ‘fight or die’ to be cleared of renewed charges he ‘lied to police’ about the ‘hoax’ race attack in Chicago
Johnson was fired by Mayor Lori Lightfoot in December after she said he lied about 'having a few drinks with dinner' on October 17, when he was found asleep behind the wheel of his SUV at 12.30am. Johnson had blamed his medication for making him drowsy, but subsequent media reports disclosed that the married father-of-three (above with his wife Nakia) had been drinking for hours and kissing a woman on his security detail … [Read more...] about Ex-Chicago police chief Eddie Johnson gets to KEEP his $190,000-a-year pension despite being fired for lying about sleeping in his city-issued SUV after a night drinking with his female security guard
IICSA, which is still investigating a number of different strands of historic child abuse, said: 'There is ample evidence that individual perpetrators of child sexual abuse have been linked to Westminster. However, the inquiry has found no evidence to support the most sensational of the various allegations, that there has been a powerful paedophile network operating within Westminster.' … [Read more...] about Tom Watson wrecked so many lives like mine – how can he get a peerage? Retired Chief Inspector who first probed ex-Labour MP’s claims about a VIP paedophile ring, says honour would will be ‘a stain’ on the country
Very early on, the police denied our claims that our human rights had been violated, and argued that they should not be heard in the high court but by a secretive body known as the Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT). Finally, years later, they decided to apologise, and bring an end to the high court claim. It was a bitter victory, because the next step would have been disclosure of their evidence. They made it clear they would say sorry, but they were not going to offer any answers. … [Read more...] about I was abused by an undercover policeman. But how far up did the deceit go?