Wednesday, 25 February 2009

Labour peer jailed for text driving

Lord Ahmed, 51, pleaded guilty to driving dangerously in the Christmas Day tragedy on the M1 near Rotherham, South Yorkshire, last year.
Full story here and here
This sentence is not long enough, 12 weeks is a disgrace, and he could be free in less than 6 weeks.

The bbc story quotes:
'The barrister said his client provided an important function for the country both nationally and internationally, particularly in the field of inter-faith relations.'

So when he says he will ' mobilise 10,000 Muslims if the film (Fitna) was shown.' this is an important function in the field of inter-faith relations is it? Sounds more like blackmail to me.

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