Use of public money to prevent victims of police abuse from achieving justice

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-11-20
Session date: 
November 20, 2013
Reference: 
2013/4082
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

In respect of the claims made by eight women who were deceived in long term intimate relationships by undercover police officers and the tactics the Metropolitan police legal department to strike these claims out, and/or have the cases heard in secret court and/or refuse to provide any information to the victims of this abuse, does the Mayor consider it is an appropriate use of council tax payers, money for the Commissioner of Police to fight expensive rearguard legal actions to prevent the victims of this police abuse from achieving truth and justice with the aim of undermining legitimate claims for redress?

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