Geidt resigned because he wouldn’t ‘cover’ for Johnson’s law-breaking

Lord Geidt: he has spoken out to clear up confusion about his reason for resigning as Boris Johnson’s ethics advisor – and the reason is clear: Johnson is determined to continue law-breaking and Geidt wouldn’t be a part of it.

So now we know.

Lord Geidt did not resign because he objected to plans for steel tariffs that might breach international law.

He resigned because he refused to give advanced cover to the prime minister – Boris Johnson – where there is contemplation of doing anything that may breach international (or indeed national) law.

To This Writer, it seems clear that Geidt was concerned that he might be creating a precedent that would give Johnson carte blanche for unlimited law-breaking in the future.

How sad that it has taken three days since his resignation for this to be revealed.

You can find out how the story developed on the BBC by reading articles here




And here. They reveal much of the way the UK’s government has been trying to break the law while misleading the people about it, it seems.

And Geidt’s resignation confirms that, after Partygate, Boris Johnson is determined to continue breaking the law.

Why aren’t we seeing renewed calls for him to go?

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3 thoughts on “Geidt resigned because he wouldn’t ‘cover’ for Johnson’s law-breaking

  1. Jon Lisle-Summers

    Historical précédent, Parliament of Fools, is this the The Lawless Parliament?

  2. Geoff Butler

    Surely, were he to dob Johnson in it to the police with details Johnson might be investigated for making false claims, attempting to persuade another to give false information. That is what the police are for.

  3. Hecuba

    Convict little fascist dictator duck johnson knows the answer to appointing another ‘ethics minister’ and that is to appoint himself as the ‘overseer!’ Then convict little fascist dictator duck johnson can commit crimes with impunity because he can claim ‘well I checked and I didn’t violate any laws because I am the one deciding what is and isn’t unlawful! Nothing I do is unlawful because I am little england’s fascist dictator!’

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