Legal cases, 1984-05 - 1994-05
Scope and Contents
Papers and correspondence on cases concerning NK, mainly against the press, including: the case brought by Robert Maxwell [Chairman, Mirror Group Newspapers Limited] against Private Eye magazine following the allegation that Maxwell paid for NK’s trips to the United States, the Soviet Union and Africa; allegations in the News of the World and the Sun that NK had two families evicted from their holiday apartments in Corfu to make room for his family; comments alleged by the Evening Standard and Sunday Telegraph to have been made by NK on the murder of two soldiers by the IRA; allegations in the Times that NK was a sponsor of the Friends of Afghanistan Society; statements in the Sun that NK had links with Marxism.
- 1984-05 - 1994-05
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Kinnock, Neil Gordon, 1942 (Baron Kinnock of Bedwellty, Labour politician) (Person)
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