Chris Huhne

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Sgt Maurice McCabe: Section 12 of the Criminal Justice Act 1976 makes it an offence to knowingly make a false report or statement tending to show that an offence has been committed.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The way in which a wrongful child abuse allegation against Sgt Maurice McCabe was spread could have involved criminal offences, legal experts say. I(...)

Nigel Farage, the outgoing leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party (Ukip), congratulates new leader Diane James, at the party’s annual conference in Bournemouth on September 16. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Ukip Diane James has quit as leader of Ukip after just 18 days in charge, a senior party source has said. The MEP became the first woman to lead the (...)

Labour leader Ed Miliband with candidate Michael Kane on the Wythenshawe and Sale East byelection campaign trail. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA

Mike Kane, Labour’s candidate in the Wythenshawe and Sale East byelection in Manchester, once piped footballer Roy Keane on to the pitch during the la(...)

Former British cabinet minister Chris Huhne carries his bags after his release from Leyhill Prison today. Photograph: Andrew Winning/Reuters

Former Cabinet minister Chris Huhne and his ex-wife were both freed from prison today after serving around a quarter of their eight-month sente(...)

Read all about it: British newspapers came in for  heavy criticism in the Leveson inquiry. Photograph: Rosie Hallam/Getty Images

Journalists tend to receive a bad press and, unfortunately, often with due cause. Recently in the UK the seedier side of news gathering was lai(...)

Penalty points: what penalty?

Sir, – Chris Huhne, former British minister, and his ex-wife Vicky Pryce received eight-month jail sentences in London (World News, March 12th)(...)

Vicky Pryce arriving at Southwark Crown Court in London earlier. PHOTOGRAPH: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire

Former Cabinet minister Chris Huhne and his ex-wife Vicky Pryce have both been jailed for eight months over a speeding points scandal dating (...)

Today, former Liberal Democrats cabinet minister Chris Huhne will learn the length of time he will spend at her majesty’s pleasure for conspiri(...)