Day: February 26, 2013

UK NEWS: PROMINENT BARRISTER AND JUDGE CONSTANCE BRISCOE INVESTIGATED OVER LEAKING OF CASE

Via The Independent A prominent barrister and judge was arrested and dropped as a prosecution witness in the trial of Chris Huhne’s ex-wife after she allegedly lied to police about her role in trying to ruin the career of the former Energy Secretary, a court heard today. Constance Briscoe worked “hand in glove” with her friend Vicky Pryce to leak the story about how Huhne passed his speeding penalty points to his wife but denied in a police statement about having any []

UK NEWS: POLICE SAY TWO FRIENDS OF ACID ATTACK VICTIM NAOMI ONI WERE ARRESTED

I think many suspected from the start (including myself) that a person known to Naomi could be responsible for this attack. Via The Daily Mail Detectives investigating the acid attack on  Victoria’s Secret shop assistant Naomi Oni have arrested two of her friends, it  emerged today. It came after the probe had started to focus  on whether Miss Oni lied about the incident – triggering angry denials from the  21-year-old. But yesterday police said they had arrested a  separate 21-year-old woman and a 28-year-old []