“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” Abraham Lincoln

Ian Tomlinson, Murdered By the Police.

with 4 comments

I had been meaning to do a post on the death of Ian Tomlinson, but couldn’t quite get around to it for various reasons.

So here is a compilation of some pertinent posts on his murder :

Ian Tomlinson and Misconduct in Public Office.

Ian Tomlinson: police escape prosecution.

Ian Tomlinson Campaign: Time For Something Different.

The Ian Tomlinson Family Campaign.

The Ian Tomlinson decision is a travesty of justice.

Oh, and don’t forget the video of the attack on Ian Tomlinson.

Written by modernityblog

25/07/2010 at 21:53

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  1. once again police brutality is swept under the carpet both the p.p.s and the met. have admitted that this police commited murder it has been telivised that this attacked Ian without provication and by his own mouth he admits pushing Ian to the ground this must be put on trial for and in the meantime should be suspended from the met without pay this cause must be backed by every normal thinking person in Brittin

    kenneth watson

    26/07/2010 at 07:56

  2. the word thug has been edited from my comment

    kenneth watson

    26/07/2010 at 08:00

  3. Er, sorry? Come again ?

    NOTHING has been edited on this post by me.


    26/07/2010 at 08:47

  4. […] from the lumpenproletariat instead? A good place to find links about the Ian Tomlinson story is here. The views of Madam Miaow and Suzanne Moore are also worth looking at. However, I think the best […]

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