Those senior Met Police lunches and dinners with News International: get the list | News | guardian.co.uk

by peterjukes

Doocey, who is the LibDems’ city hall spokeswoman on policing, published information secured under a Freedom of Information request which showed Yates had five lunches with staff from the News International stable: three with the Sun newspaper, in August 2008, January 2009 and March 2009, one with the Sunday Times in 2009, and one in November that year with the editor and crime editor of News of the World.

Doocey called on him to quit: “It is shameful that John Yates found time to have five lunches with the News of the World and News International, but after just a few hours decided there was no additional evidence to justify a further investigation into phone hacking.

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