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John Stonehouse on fraud charges

Title
John Stonehouse on fraud charges
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Oct 1975
Year of production
1975
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Duration
00:03:48
Description
John Stonehouse MP is interviewed about inquiries made into his investments. He claims that the police were ganging up against him and his colleagues as they were only interested in getting a conviction. He also comments on his subsequent breakdown, claiming that a man in public life always faces the danger of being made the victim of a pernicious campaign. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
John Stonehouse
Keywords
Fraud; Crime; Police; Mental health; Corruption; John Stonehouse; Policing practice; Politicians

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