Post Office Inquiry: Stories of human impact from the Horizon hearings

by 24britishtvFeb. 21, 2024, 2:50 a.m. 38
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MPs are demanding that the Post Office hand over a possible “smoking gun” note which could shed light on whether a top civil servant gave a go-slow order on compensating sub-postmasters victims of the Horizon scandal. Liam Byrne, chairman of the Commons business committee, said it had “sent for” the alleged note by former Post Office chairman Henry Staunton who claims he was told by a senior Whitehall figure to “stall” spending on compensation to sub-postmasters ahead of the next general election. Subscribe to the Evening Standard: https://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-Evening-Standard for latest breaking news from the UK, US and around the world, plus podcasts and features. Evening Standard on socials: Check out our full video catalog: https://www.youtube.com/c/LondonEveningStandard/videos Videos, daily editorial and more: https://www.standard.co.uk/ Like us on Facebook: https://www.fb.com/eveningstandard Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/eveningstandard and Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/evening.standard

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