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Part of Prime Minister – in the House of Commons on 23rd October 2019.

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Photo of Alan Duncan Alan Duncan Conservative, Rutland and Melton

When a high-profile person has been wrongly accused of a sexual crime and has had his livelihood and reputation destroyed, following which the police, it seems, would rather fight him in court than compensate him, might the Prime Minister consider making it clear to the police that it is their duty to address injustice rather than create and perpetuate it and that they should pay compensation rather than waste taxpayers’ money on malicious litigation designed to avoid doing so?