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Guardian Unlimited
Now cloisters of Cambridge echo to sound of battle over Israel and ‘Zionism’universities in Britain would have a serious impact on an organisation that has
Now cloisters of Cambridge echo to sound of battle over Israel and ‘Zionism’
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 hours ago
universities in Britain would have a serious impact on an organisation that has in the past nurtured MPs including Jack Straw, Charles Clarke, Phil Woolas, Stephen Twigg and Jim Murphy. Jack May, a third-year English student at Gonville and... Read more
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Anfield Index
Hillsborough Part Three: The Cover Upthey had been besmirched by a government and media while having more than enoug
Hillsborough Part Three: The Cover Up
Anfield Index / Posted yesterday
they had been besmirched by a government and media while having more than enough evidence for a new inquiry. Home Secretary Jack Straw appointed Lord Justice Stuart-Smith to examine the affair. Here was a chance to achieve justice through a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Jack Straw says “I wish I could turn the clock back” after failing to expose Hillsborough cover-upFormer Home Secretary Jack Straw said “I wish I could turn the clock back” afte
Jack Straw says “I wish I could turn the clock back” after failing to expose Hillsborough cover-up
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
Former Home Secretary Jack Straw said “I wish I could turn the clock back” after failing to expose the Mr Straw told the ECHO he felt “profound regret” that his 1997 inquiry into the disaster did not lead to any new investigation or... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Hillsborough: Phil Hammond - a born fighter who beat the odds to see new inquests he fought forof collating reams of documentary evidence and sending them to the Home Office
Hillsborough: Phil Hammond - a born fighter who beat the odds to see new inquests he fought for
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
of collating reams of documentary evidence and sending them to the Home Office – which led to the then Home Secretary Jack Straw ordering a new probe, or “scrutiny”. And the friends and colleagues also helped make the Hillsborough Justice... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Standing firm with the Hillsborough families as they fought for justiceMirror’s Justice For The 96 campaign was launched. Within weeks of Labour winn
Standing firm with the Hillsborough families as they fought for justice
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Mirror’s Justice For The 96 campaign was launched. Within weeks of Labour winning power in 1997 Home Secretary Jack Straw appointed Lord Justice Stuart-Smith to scrutinize the new evidence to see if it merited a fresh public... Read more
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Scotsman
Long quest for Hillsborough justice nears an end after years of heartbreakreview by Lord Justice Stuart-Smith found that police evidence to the Taylor in
Long quest for Hillsborough justice nears an end after years of heartbreak
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
review by Lord Justice Stuart-Smith found that police evidence to the Taylor inquiry had been doctored, yet home secretary Jack Straw ruled out a new inquiry. The families pressed ahead with a private prosecution of Mr Duckenfield and Mr Murray for... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Timeline of a 27 year fight for the truth after the Hillsborough disasterHillsborough Justice Concert at Anfield and a new Labour government raises hope
Timeline of a 27 year fight for the truth after the Hillsborough disaster
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
Hillsborough Justice Concert at Anfield and a new Labour government raises hopes of progress. In June, new Home Secretary Jack Straw appoints Lord Justice Stuart-Smith to conduct a “scrutiny of evidence”.October 6, 1997 Lord Justice Stuart-Smith... Read more
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The Anfield Wrap
Hillsborough: Justice must be followed by accountabilityafter government and parties of either flavour who repeatedly turned down calls
Hillsborough: Justice must be followed by accountability
The Anfield Wrap / Posted 4 days ago
after government and parties of either flavour who repeatedly turned down calls for a fresh enquiry. You would think Jack Straw would be on the side of the people. ”You know what Scousers are like, they are always up to something.” How are... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Timeline of key Hillsborough disaster datesthe tragedy when he is taken off life support after four years in a persistent
Timeline of key Hillsborough disaster dates
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
the tragedy when he is taken off life support after four years in a persistent vegetative state. June 1997: Home Secretary Jack Straw orders evidence to be re-scrutinised. August 1998: After Straw rules out a new inquiry, the Hillsborough Family... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hillsborough disaster: Timeline of key eventswait for answers to an end.(Getty Images: Christopher Furlong)Evidence ordered
Hillsborough disaster: Timeline of key events
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
wait for answers to an end.(Getty Images: Christopher Furlong)Evidence ordered for re-scrutinyJune 1, 1997 Home Secretary Jack Straw orders evidence to be re-scrutinised.Manslaughter chargesAugust 1, 1998 After Mr Straw rules out a new inquiry,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Football's most harrowing day, as told by Mirror man Brian Readecalling on the Attorney General to launch a new inquiry. ithin weeks of Labour
Football's most harrowing day, as told by Mirror man Brian Reade
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
calling on the Attorney General to launch a new inquiry. ithin weeks of Labour winning power in 1997 Home Secretary Jack Straw appointed Lord Justice Stuart- Smith to scrutinize the new evidence to see if it merited a fresh public... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Remembered: The Hillsborough families and campaigners who aren't here to see the new verdictsinquest were coming to fruition.”Joan Traynor Joan Traynor and son John Trayno
Remembered: The Hillsborough families and campaigners who aren't here to see the new verdicts
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
inquest were coming to fruition.”Joan Traynor Joan Traynor and son John Traynor set off for London to meet Home Secretary Jack Straw to hear his decision on a new Hillsborough inquiry She died in 2010 at the age of 77. At the time of her death... Read more
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EuroNews
Political tactics, oil prices, diplomacy and the media on the agenda at Eurasian Media ForumThe do’s and dont’s of political survival were set out by Jack Straw, former UK
Political tactics, oil prices, diplomacy and the media on the agenda at Eurasian Media Forum
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
The do’s and dont’s of political survival were set out by Jack Straw, former UK Foreign Secretary at the Eurasian Media Forum in Kazakhstan. During his appearance at the annual gathering of politicians and journalists in the country’s capital... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tony Blair faces quiz on tax allegationsCalls...DOMINIC SANDBROOK: Dave's fatal flaw. At the heart of so... PETER OBOR
Tony Blair faces quiz on tax allegations
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Calls...DOMINIC SANDBROOK: Dave's fatal flaw. At the heart of so... PETER OBORNE: The torture timebomb that could see Jack Straw... Share this article Tory MP David Davis, the former shadow home secretary, questioned what private discussions... Read more
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The Economic Times
Back to the future: Role-reversal from 1975 Brexit voteloss of sovereignty and investment. This has proved unfounded," said Neil Kinno
Back to the future: Role-reversal from 1975 Brexit vote
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
loss of sovereignty and investment. This has proved unfounded," said Neil Kinnock, Margaret Beckett, David Blunkett, Jack Straw and Hilary Benn in a recent open letter: five prominent Labour figures who voted out in 1975 and are now voting... Read more
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International Business Times
Chilcot report: Top military figures expected to be criticised as MP's demand publication in fortnight army, Gen Sir Mike Jackson. Also in line for criticism is former defence secre
Chilcot report: Top military figures expected to be criticised as MP's demand publication in fortnight
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
army, Gen Sir Mike Jackson. Also in line for criticism is former defence secretary Geoff Hoon, former foreign secretary Jack Straw, and former international development secretary Clare Short. Amongst the intelligence service Sir Richard... Read more
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express
Burka sales BOOM: Islamic dress on rise in UK town with third largest Muslim populationin Norway would fail in Britain. He said: “The answer is education not a ban.
Burka sales BOOM: Islamic dress on rise in UK town with third largest Muslim population
express / Posted 24 days ago
in Norway would fail in Britain. He said: “The answer is education not a ban. A ban would have the opposite effect. “When Jack Straw said those things against the veil, sales of the veil in my shop soared.” Jack Straw was Labour MP for Blackburn... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Today in History: April 2and twin sister after 82 days as a hostage in Iraq. Secretary of State Condolee
Today in History: April 2
Southwest Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
and twin sister after 82 days as a hostage in Iraq. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw made a surprise trip to Iraq to urge its leaders to form a unified government.Five years ago: Highly radioactive... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 2, 2016and twin sister after 82 days as a hostage in Iraq. Secretary of State Condolee
This day in history, April 2, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
and twin sister after 82 days as a hostage in Iraq. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw made a surprise trip to Iraq to urge its leaders to form a unified government. Five years ago: Highly radioactive... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacand twin sister after 82 days as a hostage in Iraq. Secretary of State Condolee
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
and twin sister after 82 days as a hostage in Iraq. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw made a surprise trip to Iraq to urge its leaders to form a unified government. Five years ago: Highly radioactive... Read more
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ABC News
Today in Historyand twin sister after 82 days as a hostage in Iraq. Secretary of State Condolee
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 29 days ago
and twin sister after 82 days as a hostage in Iraq. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw made a surprise trip to Iraq to urge its leaders to form a unified government. Five years ago: Highly radioactive... Read more
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ABC News
Today in Historyand twin sister after 82 days as a hostage in Iraq. Secretary of State Condolee
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 29 days ago
and twin sister after 82 days as a hostage in Iraq. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw made a surprise trip to Iraq to urge its leaders to form a unified government. Five years ago: Highly radioactive... Read more
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