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John Poulson released on parole

Title
John Poulson released on parole
Genre
Interview
TX Date
13 May 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:03:13
Description
Interview with former leader of Newcastle City Council, T. Dan Smith, on the release from jail on parole of John Poulson, amid establishment fears over the possible future publication of sensitive material. Poulson was an architect jailed for giving bribes to local government officers, MPs and police officers. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
T. Dan Smith
Keywords
Architects; Corruption; Parole; Prisoners; John Poulson; T. Dan Smith

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