Lib Dems demand place in leaders’ debate in legal letter to BBC

The Liberal Democrats have sent a legal letter to the BBC about leader Jo Swinson being left out of a General Election TV debate.

In the letter, sent to the corporation’s director-general Tony Hall, the party’s lawyers warn the exclusion of Ms Swinson is “clearly unlawful”, pointing out there are three main UK-wide national parties taking part in the December poll.

The Lib Dems have already launched a High Court challenge against ITV over the...
source: Wimbledon Guardian

2019-11-17 02:35
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