High court upholds charges of “illegal practices” against disgraced former immigration minister.
Some Labour members in Oldham have criticised the treatment of Woolas.
The party should have reacted much earlier to Phil Woolas’s BNP-style electioneering. His populist r
Poll suggests that Harman’s decision to suspend Woolas from Labour is in step with public opinion.
Rather than fighting on in the courts, the former Labour MP should simply apologise.
Deputy Labour leader says that disgraced minister will not be reinstated even if he wins his appeal.
Labour faces a by-election after an MP’s election is declared void.
The Labour MP, currently the subject of a court action, has been named Home Office minister.