Town Hall row a ‘vendetta’
A controversial councillor has failed in his second bid for the chief executive of Wigan Council to face a criminal charge.
Coun Bob Brierley appeared before a district judge yesterday in an attempt to convince the court to issue a summons to Donna Hall for perverting the course of justice.
But the bid was rejected by District Judge Carr who said there was no evidence she lied to the police, as Coun Brierley had claimed.
The council has slammed Coun Brierley for bringing the application before the judge, accusing him of running a “vendetta” against its top officer.
Following the rejection,... read more
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