John Hemming (Birmingham, Yardley) (LD): In a secret hearing, Fred Goodwin has obtained a super-injunction preventing him from being identified as a banker. Will the Government hold a debate, or make a statement, on freedom of speech, and whether there is one law for the rich, such as Fred Goodwin, and another for the poor ...Is being described as a banker so offensive? Or is there something else involved? I doubt if we'll ever know ...
11 March 2011
A strange oddity from the House of Commons yesterday: