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Oldham East and Saddleworth hearing continues
Court hears of Woolas ‘s*** or bust’ strategy

By politics.co.uk staff Labour MP Phil Woolas ran a “dirty tricks” campaign in a bid to “make the white folk angry”, an unusual election court heard yesterday. The Oldham East and Saddleworth MP was alleged to have claimed Liberal Democrat challenger Elwyn Watkins had tried to “woo” Muslim extremists on the first day of a… Read more »

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Election court will sit in Saddleworth
Court challenge to Saddleworth result begins

By politics.co.uk staff Shadow immigration minister Phil Woolas faces a five-day fight in court to save his Oldham East and Saddleworth seat from his Liberal Democrat challenger. Elwyn Watkins fell 103 votes short of Mr Woolas in Oldham East and Saddleworth this May but believes his defeat is due to foul play by the Labour… Read more »