A major anti-corruption trial involving a billionaire Labour donor who is a friend of Tony Blair collapsed yesterday following an embarrassing error by the Serious Fraud Office.
Southwark Crown Court
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Tuesday 13 November 2012
A former Labour MP fiddled her expenses claims to receive more than £53,000, a jury has ruled.
Sunday 11 November 2012
One of the great symbols of the bankers' avarice before and even during the crisis has been Jerome Kerviel, the Société Gé*érale banker now serving porridge in a French jail.
Ex-MP Margaret Moran 'made £60,000 in false expenses claims and used elderly couple's address on fake invoice'
Thursday 08 November 2012
The former Labour MP Margaret Moran claimed nearly her full year’s allowance in a single false claim and even submitted expenses for an address that in fact belonged to an elderly couple, a jury has heard.
Monday 29 October 2012
Former officer undermined prosecutions by faking interviews and lying to victims
Saturday 20 October 2012
A man convicted of cashing more than £30,000 using cheques stolen from the illusionist Derren Brown was jailed for 16 months yesterday.
Tuesday 07 August 2012
A former Lloyds bank boss in charge of online security is facing jail for a £2.4 million fraud scam.
Monday 06 August 2012
A man appeared in court today accused of pretending to be the brother of murdered businesswoman Carole Waugh in an attempt to sell her flat while she was missing.
Thursday 12 July 2012
The new head of the embattled Serious Fraud Office has put a tough senior former judge on the payroll to aid his attempts at cracking down on City crime.
Thursday 12 July 2012
QC with a terrifying reputation as a judge hired by new head of the SFO
Friday 06 July 2012
Two former NHS employees arrested as part of the police probe into suspected corrupt payments to officials have been released on bail, Scotland Yard said.
Wednesday 04 July 2012
Controversial police chief Ali Dizaei has been given the go-ahead to challenge his conviction for misconduct and perverting the course of justice.
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