Gavin Maclure's Musings

My take on politics locally, nationally and internationally

BREAKING: Former Cabinet Minister Chris Huhne jailed for 8 months

Leave a comment

Image

Chris Huhne arriving at court for sentencing

Liberal Democrat Chris Huhne has been sentenced this afternoon at Southwark Crown Court for perverting the course of justice for lying about who was driving his car when he was clocked doing 69 mph in a 50 mph zone on the M11 in 2003.

Huhne’s former wife, Vicky Pryce, who took the speeding points on his behalf was also jailed today for 8 months.

Chris Huhne is likely to be taken to Wandsworth prison whilst Pryce will spend tonight at Holloway women’s prison.

Advertisements

Author: gavinmaclure

IT professional; political blogger, former Conservative councillor

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s