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Billboard
Dead & Company Deliver Classics and Surprises at Sold-Out Citi Field Concertleaving most of the duties to the bearded warhorse, Bob Weir, who growled his w
Dead & Company Deliver Classics and Surprises at Sold-Out Citi Field Concert
Billboard / Posted 14 hours ago
leaving most of the duties to the bearded warhorse, Bob Weir, who growled his way through a first set that included “Jack Straw,” “Loose Lucy” and “Ramble on Rose.” Second set opener “Dark Star” was a surprise for a number of reasons. First,... Read more
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Ekklesia
Government spends over £600,000 to 'cover up' torture casetortured in a joint MI6-CIA ‘rendition’ operation in 2004, and have brought a c
Government spends over £600,000 to 'cover up' torture case
Ekklesia / Posted 20 hours ago
tortured in a joint MI6-CIA ‘rendition’ operation in 2004, and have brought a case against the UK Government, along with Jack Straw, who as Foreign Secretary was responsible for MI6 at the time, and a former senior director at the intelligence... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
'I am very sad Mr Cameron has resigned as I wanted him to remain and handle the exit negotiations' - Campaigners celebrate as East Lancs votes in favour of BrexitTory leader and Prime Minister, as ‘Brexit’ figurehead Boris Johnson was instal
'I am very sad Mr Cameron has resigned as I wanted him to remain and handle the exit negotiations' - Campaigners celebrate as East Lancs votes in favour of Brexit
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Tory leader and Prime Minister, as ‘Brexit’ figurehead Boris Johnson was installed as firm favourite. Former Blackburn MP Jack Straw, whose son Will was senior figure in the ‘Remain’ campaign, said: “I think Mr Cameron’s resignation was... Read more
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International Business Times
Brexit: New Labour should have listened to 'racist' immigration concerns years ago every chance that we would be waking up today to a resounding victory for Remai
Brexit: New Labour should have listened to 'racist' immigration concerns years ago
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
every chance that we would be waking up today to a resounding victory for Remain. It was, as the former home secretary Jack Straw recently admitted, a 'spectacular mistake' to throw open the doors in 2004, a 'well-intentioned policy we messed... Read more
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Evening Standard
Remain campaign chief Will Straw on fighting to the end and honouringmorning. “I’m not complacent,” says the 36-year-old father-of-two and scion of
Remain campaign chief Will Straw on fighting to the end and honouring
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
morning. “I’m not complacent,” says the 36-year-old father-of-two and scion of Labour’s longest serving Cabinet minister, Jack Straw (lest he forget), who is running the campaign for Britain to remain in the EU. “This is going to go down to the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Melanie McDonagh: Why I could be David Cameron’s political guruthe plain implications of this for curbing immigration? I don’t think so. When
Melanie McDonagh: Why I could be David Cameron’s political guru
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
the plain implications of this for curbing immigration? I don’t think so. When in 2005, the then Labour Foreign Secretary Jack Straw made sure Turkey became a candidate nation for the EU — thanks for that, Jack —that was when I had the vapours.... Read more
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Breitbart
Official Remain Campaign Tells Supporters: Use Jo Cox Death to Attack Brexiton Britain’s membership of the European Union (EU). The campaign’s director Wi
Official Remain Campaign Tells Supporters: Use Jo Cox Death to Attack Brexit
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
on Britain’s membership of the European Union (EU). The campaign’s director Will Straw, son of the prominent Labour MP Jack Straw, has sent Remain supporters an email exhorting them to use Mrs. Cox’s death to attack the opposing Leave campaign... Read more
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Evening Standard
Remain campaign chief Will Straw accused of 'exploiting' Jo Cox murderheadline: “Will Straw ordered Remain to attack Leave over Jo Cox death.” Mr St
Remain campaign chief Will Straw accused of 'exploiting' Jo Cox murder
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
headline: “Will Straw ordered Remain to attack Leave over Jo Cox death.” Mr Straw, son of former Labour cabinet minister Jack Straw, is the executive director of the Britain Stronger In Europe campaign. Thomas Mair appears at Old Bailey accused... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
East Lancashire MPs voice safety concerns after murder of Jo Coxright that the security of MPs is reviewed and that all reasonable steps are ta
East Lancashire MPs voice safety concerns after murder of Jo Cox
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
right that the security of MPs is reviewed and that all reasonable steps are taken to keep them safe.” Former Blackburn MP Jack Straw said Mrs Cox was close friends with his son Will and he had been left devastated by her death. Mr Straw said MP... Read more
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11d
Law Society Gazette
Straw backs Osborne on banning ‘completely unjustified’ whiplash claimsFormer justice secretary Jack Straw yesterday launched a no-holds-barred invect
Straw backs Osborne on banning ‘completely unjustified’ whiplash claims
Law Society Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Former justice secretary Jack Straw yesterday launched a no-holds-barred invective against the personal injury industry and endorsed government attempts to reform the sector. Speaking at the Modern Claims Conference in Manchester, Straw (pictured)... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
BILL JACOBS VERDICT: Money really talks when it comes to the big EU debatespending. “The fact is there will be no extra money to spend on health if we l
BILL JACOBS VERDICT: Money really talks when it comes to the big EU debate
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
spending. “The fact is there will be no extra money to spend on health if we leave the EU.” Former Blackburn MP Jack Straw, who campaigned to quit in 1975’s Euro-referendum, said: “If we leave, we cannot guarantee the money we get from... Read more
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Ekklesia
MI6 rendition victims ‘lose faith in British justice’– and it took nearly two years to reach this conclusion. The CPS announcement r
MI6 rendition victims ‘lose faith in British justice’
Ekklesia / Posted 14 days ago
– and it took nearly two years to reach this conclusion. The CPS announcement raises major questions – what, exactly, was Jack Straw told? Was this an a failure of oversight and a rogue agent, were ministers wilfully blind to rendition, or at some... Read more
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birminghammail
No sex please, we're British...SEXIST language is to be banned in the House of Commons after Jack Straw, the L
No sex please, we're British...
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
SEXIST language is to be banned in the House of Commons after Jack Straw, the Leader of the House, published plans for the word "chairman" to be banished. Under new rules on "gender-neutral" language, every committee will now have a "chair"... Read more
15d
Manchester Evening News
How two pubs were moved 70 metres up the street piece by piece after the bombnumbered in chalk so they can be replaced correctly At one point permission ha
How two pubs were moved 70 metres up the street piece by piece after the bomb
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
numbered in chalk so they can be replaced correctly At one point permission had to be sought from home secretary Jack Straw, and a blue forensics-style tent erected over the disinterment. But again that hurdle, too, was overcome in the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Rendition, torture, MI6 and the dreadful secrets of Libya's gulagwrote. After the Allen letter came to light, Tony Blair said he had “no recoll
Rendition, torture, MI6 and the dreadful secrets of Libya's gulag
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
wrote. After the Allen letter came to light, Tony Blair said he had “no recollection at all” of the Libyan rendition. Jack Straw, then foreign secretary responsible for MI6, told MPs in 2005 - a year after the Libyan abductions - that “there... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
MI6 Rendition Victims ‘Lose Faith in British Justice’ After CPS Decision- and it took nearly two years to reach this conclusion. The CPS announcement r
MI6 Rendition Victims ‘Lose Faith in British Justice’ After CPS Decision
CommonDreams.org / Posted 17 days ago
- and it took nearly two years to reach this conclusion. The CPS announcement raises major questions - what, exactly, was Jack Straw told? Was this an a failure of oversight and a rogue agent, were ministers wilfully blind to rendition, or at some... Read more
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18d
Gazette
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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18d
West Moreland Gazette
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
Croydon Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Prosecutors won't charge UK officials over Libya renditionsin southeast Asia in 2004 and sent to Gadhafi's Libya, where they were imprison
Prosecutors won't charge UK officials over Libya renditions
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
in southeast Asia in 2004 and sent to Gadhafi's Libya, where they were imprisoned. They accused former Foreign Secretary Jack Straw and a former senior MI6 officer, Mark Allen, of responsibility. The British government denies complicity in... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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Northern Echo
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
Northern Echo / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimsevidence ruling out charges One of the men involved today said he was 'disappo
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
evidence ruling out charges One of the men involved today said he was 'disappointed' at the decision Ex foreign secretary Jack Straw had faced claims he was involved No charges will be brought over the alleged rendition of two families to Libya... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Prosecutors won't charge UK officials over Libya renditionsin southeast Asia in 2004 and sent to Gadhafi's Libya, where they were imprison
Prosecutors won't charge UK officials over Libya renditions
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
in southeast Asia in 2004 and sent to Gadhafi's Libya, where they were imprisoned. They accused former Foreign Secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer Mark Allen of responsibility. The British government denies complicity in rendition... Read more
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Bury Times
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
Bury Times / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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This is West Country
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
This is West Country / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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Gazette News
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
Gazette News / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
UK was Involved in Libyan Torture Flights and Politicians Knew, Say British Prosecutorsto either acknowledge it or apologize to the families who were kidnapped. Both
UK was Involved in Libyan Torture Flights and Politicians Knew, Say British Prosecutors
CommonDreams.org / Posted 18 days ago
to either acknowledge it or apologize to the families who were kidnapped. Both Tony Blair, and then-Foreign Secretary Jack Straw, who was responsible for MI6 at the time, have denied knowledge of the operation. Mr Straw told MPs in 2005 that... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Prosecutors won't charge UK officials over Libya renditionsin southeast Asia in 2004 and sent to Gadhafi's Libya, where they were imprison
Prosecutors won't charge UK officials over Libya renditions
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
in southeast Asia in 2004 and sent to Gadhafi's Libya, where they were imprisoned. They accused former Foreign Secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer Mark Allen of responsibility. The British government denies complicity in rendition... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claimswas detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek as
Libyan condemns no-charge decision over rendition claims
Kingston Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
was detained with his wife en route to the UK where they were trying to seek asylum. He accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
No charges over alleged Libya renditionand sent to face punishment in Libya in 200 4. Mr Belhadj and his wife, Fatima
No charges over alleged Libya rendition
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
and sent to face punishment in Libya in 200 4. Mr Belhadj and his wife, Fatima Boudchar accused former Foreign Secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for their forced return to Colonel Gaddafi's... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Ex-MI6 officer will not face charges over Libyan renditionsup all of the information we have been provided with.” There had been speculat
Ex-MI6 officer will not face charges over Libyan renditions
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 18 days ago
up all of the information we have been provided with.” There had been speculation that the former foreign secretary Jack Straw could face charges. That prospect now seems to have disappeared. Abdel Hakim Belhaj, a Libyan, and his wife,... Read more
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birminghammail
Walsall MP backs David Milliband to replace Gordon Brown as Labour leaderMr Miliband’s brother Ed, the former energy and climate change secretary, and J
Walsall MP backs David Milliband to replace Gordon Brown as Labour leader
birminghammail / Posted 24 days ago
Mr Miliband’s brother Ed, the former energy and climate change secretary, and Jon Cruddas, who stood for the deputy leadership won by current acting party leader Harriet Harman in 2007. Jack Straw and Andy Burnham may also put their names fo... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
'Venky’s don’t seem to be interested' - Blackburn Rovers owners urged to back new boss Owen Coylesporting divide. “I hope he can guide Blackburn Rovers to join Burnley in the
'Venky’s don’t seem to be interested' - Blackburn Rovers owners urged to back new boss Owen Coyle
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
sporting divide. “I hope he can guide Blackburn Rovers to join Burnley in the Premier League.” Former Blackburn MP Jack Straw said: “Owen Coyle has got a good record. The most important thing is that we make progress. The Rovers situation... Read more
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Times of Malta
The continuing farceHakim Belhadj, who is also a Muslim Brotherhood member. Lest we forget, he has
The continuing farce
Times of Malta / Posted 26 days ago
Hakim Belhadj, who is also a Muslim Brotherhood member. Lest we forget, he has a law suit against former Home Secretary Jack Straw and a senior former MI6 official. The British Ambassador to Libya Peter Millet, under heavy guard, honoured the... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
MI5 Chief 'Right to Be Disgusted' over MI6 Involvement in CIA Rendition & Torturedetails of the Belhaj abduction.” While security sources have reportedly claim
MI5 Chief 'Right to Be Disgusted' over MI6 Involvement in CIA Rendition & Torture
CommonDreams.org / Posted 26 days ago
details of the Belhaj abduction.” While security sources have reportedly claimed that Mr Blair and then-Foreign Secretary Jack Straw were briefed on UK involvement in rendition, both have claimed that they had no knowledge of it at the... Read more
27d
Guardian Unlimited
Blair government's rendition policy led to rift between UK spy agenciesto settle a damages claim brought by al-Saadi and his family. Belhaj has refuse
Blair government's rendition policy led to rift between UK spy agencies
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 27 days ago
to settle a damages claim brought by al-Saadi and his family. Belhaj has refused to settle unless he receives an apology. Jack Straw, who as foreign secretary was responsible for MI6, and Allen have always denied wrongdoing. In December 2005,... Read more
29d
Daily Mirror
Tony Blair claims he hasn't seen Chilcot Iraq War reportto participating in that. Make no mistake about that. Britain's Prime Minister
Tony Blair claims he hasn't seen Chilcot Iraq War report
Daily Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
to participating in that. Make no mistake about that. Britain's Prime Minister Tony Blair (R) and Foreign Secretary Jack Straw (L) smile outside 10 Downing Street in London "It is really important that we do debate these issues seriously,... Read more
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express
Inside Politics: Out camp must keep up fightsurrounding the 2003 toppling of Saddam Hussein’s regime suggest it will contai
Inside Politics: Out camp must keep up fight
express / Posted 30 days ago
surrounding the 2003 toppling of Saddam Hussein’s regime suggest it will contain scathing criticism of Tony Blair and Jack Straw as well as others involved in key decisions at the time. Jeremy Corbyn has indicated he could press for the former... Read more

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