Labour’s Kate Green to head Commons standards committee

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A Labour MP who voted against a probe into allegations of bullying by Speaker John Bercow has been elected as chair of the Commons standards committee. Kate Green was one of three MPs to oppose an inquiry by the Parliamentary … Continue reading

John Bercow ‘avoiding scrutiny’ of alcohol problems at Westminster

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John Bercow ‘avoiding scrutiny’ of alcohol problems at Westminster John Bercow has been accused of dodging scrutiny by suppressing reports detailing the scale of alcohol problems at parliament. The Speaker has invoked a controversial loophole in the Freedom of Information … Continue reading

Litigation: Go in as Pigs, come out as Sausage Meat

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Not convinced by the Tisers reporting of the current defamation case by the 3 MP against Collins of UKIP. They don’t seem to understand the role of the Judges first ruling back in April that the UKIP Collins had made … Continue reading

Political rivals’ legal case adjourned

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Political rivals’ legal case adjourned THE legal battle between three Labour MPs and a UKIP rival will rumble on into next year. Read on… http://www.rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk/news/101045/political-rivals-legal-case-adjourned.aspx See also: The questions that arise? https://rotherhampolitics.wordpress.com/2015/12/20/the-questions-that-arise/  

The questions that arise?

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How did the Advertiser know the hearing was listed in time to print it? As of Wednesday lunchtime, the usual deadline for articles in the Advertiser, the details of the hearing had not been released on the public court list. In fact, … Continue reading

Don’t name arrested MPs, say politicians

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Don’t name arrested MPs, say politicians Arrested MPs should not be named unless the charge they face relates to their work, a cross-party committee has said. MPs recommended that members of the Commons who are questioned by police should only … Continue reading