Tory Lord Hanningfield Expenses Scandal – Jailed for 9 months!

Disgraced and convicted Lord Hanningfield has been sentenced today for his expenses fraud at Maidstone Crown Court. 9 months for six counts of false accounting involving a total of nearly £14,000. Amazingly this greedy Lord is going to lodge an … Continue reading

Disgraced Parliamentarians, Elliot Morley, David Chaytor, Jim Devine and Lord Hanningfield, to face Trial! – case not privileged! Appeal Court gives judgement.

In a landmark ruling today, the Lord Chief Justice, Lord Judge, sitting together with Lord Neuberger and Sir Anthony May, have rejected their appeals against Mr Justice Saunders previous ruling at Southwark Crown Court in June, that the parliamentary expenses … Continue reading

Expenses Scandal – Two Tories in the news!

Tory Peer Lord Hanningfield, 70, is in the news today because of his pre-trial hearing at Southwark Crown Court. He has been charged under his real name of Paul White, with six counts of false accounting relating to claims made … Continue reading

Breaking News! MacShane File Passed to Prosecutors?

I can report to readers a breaking news story said to relate to Rotherham’s own greedy piggy of an MP, Denis MacShane. After an investigation by the Metropolitan Police a file has been passed to the Crown Prosecution Service for … Continue reading

News from the Courts 1 – Greedy Pig, Chaytor Pleads Guilty! Aitken Moment?

The Courts are a bit like buses, nothing for a while then several come along at once! The surprise move by David Chaytor to suddenly change his plea to guilty has a historical precedent! Jonathan Aitken was faced with the … Continue reading

Supreme Court Judgement – David Chaytor, Elliot Morley and Jim Devine. No Parliamentary Privilege! Crown Court Looms!

The Supreme Court has today announced it’s ruling on the application by Former Bury North MP David Chaytor, 61, of Todmorden, West Yorkshire, ex-Scunthorpe MP Elliot Morley, 58, of Winterton, North Lincolnshire and Jim Devine, 57, of Bathgate, West Lothian, … Continue reading

Rotherham Hangs It's Head in (Mac)Shame! Denis MacShane – Metropolitan Police Investigation! Suspended from Labour Party!

It has been revealed today, that Rotherham’s Labour MP, Denis MacShane is being investigated by the Metropolitan Police for his less than open and now it would appear, less than honest approach to his parliamentary claims. The complaint of 7th … Continue reading

MacShane Still Smarting about IPSA, Will He Ever Learn?

Denis MacShane, is still upset about the new expenses regime that might just put an end to his greed by exposing his imaginative use of the definitions in the Green Book to allow claims that should not have been allowed … Continue reading

Now time for Tory expenses embarrassment!!

Lord Taylor of Warwick a Tory peer and practising barrister, has been charged with six counts of false accounting in relation to alleged dishonest claims he made for £11,000 in subsistence costs. It has just been announced that he has … Continue reading