Wednesday, 27 March 2013
Tower Hamlets: the Met's new phone-hacking?
Older readers will remember how that brilliantly successful organisation, the Metropolitan Police, satisfied itself that no widespread phone-hacking could possibly have occurred at the News of the World. They simply refused to investigate seriously, doing just enough to enable them to claim that they had looked into it but failing to follow obvious leads and neglecting to interview key witnesses.
It looks like something similar is now happening in respect of persistent allegations of postal vote fraud in Tower Hamlets,