Day: November 29, 2005

  • Sir Ian Blair: Liar

    Never trust a copper Britain’s senior police chief is to be investigated over complaints that he gave misleading information about the fatal shooting of Jean Charles de Menezes, a Brazilian electrician wrongly suspected of being a suicide bomber. The conduct of Sir Ian Blair, the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, and his staff, will be…

  • Another Republican Criminal

    Randy “war profiteer scumbag liar” Cunningham A Republican congressman pleaded guilty yesterday to conspiracy and tax charges – tearfully resigning from office, after admitting he took $2.4m (£1.7m) in bribes to steer defence contracts to co-conspirators. Randy “Duke” Cunningham, 63, entered pleas in US District Court to charges of conspiracy to commit bribery, mail fraud…

  • Rentacops Murder Iraqis

    A “trophy” video appearing to show security guards in Baghdad randomly shooting Iraqi civilians has sparked two investigations after it was posted on the internet, the Sunday Telegraph can reveal. The video has sparked concern that private security companies, which are not subject to any form of regulation either in Britain or in Iraq, could…