Monday, September 06, 2010

Tessa Munt cleared of council tax fraud claims

From BBC News:
Wells MP Tessa Munt has been cleared of allegations of falsely claiming a single occupier council tax discount.
The Lib Dem has always denied any wrongdoing over newspaper allegations she had friends living with her.
She said friends stayed with her nine nights over 10 months and were only registered to vote at her home near Highbridge.
Sedgemoor District Council confirmed there were no criminal actions was on-going or pending by investigators.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

So who in Conservative controlled Sedgemoor District Council leaked confidential information re.Tessa's Council tax rebate to the press. Shouldn't this leak now be the subject of an enquiry. Could it have been politically motivated - surely not!