Riley libel: new statements show she’s flailing – so support Mike


Remember that new witness statement that had me concerned about Rachel Riley’s libel case against me?

I have now seen it and it seems I need not have worried so much.

I can’t say much about it because I don’t want to prejudice anything that happens in the hearing on November 6.

This will be her attempt to strike out parts of my case – and mine to strike out a significant part of hers.

I expect to succeed in my bid. Hers is looking less and less likely.

But I still need funds if I am to get anywhere at all. After my last update there was a welcome surge in contributions and we are now within £2,000 of that £100,000 milestone.

Reaching that before the hearing next week would be a huge psychological victory for all of us, so please – if you can afford it in these Covid-ridden times – follow these instructions:

Consider making a donation yourself, if you can afford it, via the CrowdJustice page.

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Riley wanted this hearing – pointless as I expect it will be for her. I reckon she thought she could use it to drain my campaign of its funds.

Let’s show her that this was a bad mistake – and knock her off-balance before next Friday’s court hearing.

Have YOU donated to my crowdfunding appeal, raising funds to fight false libel claims by TV celebrities who should know better? These court cases cost a lot of money so every penny will help ensure that wealth doesn’t beat justice.

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1 thought on “Riley libel: new statements show she’s flailing – so support Mike

  1. Julia

    I have followed your legal battle with interest (and not a little anger) and also have been utterly appalled at Starmer’s actions since his election – I resigned the day of the ‘pay off’ to the so called ‘whistle blowers’. (I thought it could not get much worse than that, how wrong I was!) So I shall be using what would have been my subscription to the Party to support you and Jeremy Corbyn.

    In the meantime, thank you for your coverage of the EHRC report given the disgraceful misrepresentation in the MSM.

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