Daily Archives: May 7, 2009

Jim Pickard

News flash from the Crown Prosecution Service:

Three former Labour Party treasurers – David Triesman, Matthew Carter and Peter Watt- will not face charges over proxy donations to the Labour party.

Serious concerns had been raised over money which David Abrahams, an obscure northern businessman, channelled to the party via several intermediaries.

As the Electoral Commission points out in a statement this morning: