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Boris Johnson facing ethics inquiry over ‘intimate' relationship with Jennifer Arcuri

Posted On: 22 May 2020   |   Posted By: The Week

Boris Johnson facing ethics inquiry over ‘intimate' relationship with Jennifer Arcuri

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Police report says the then London mayor had ‘close association' with US businesswoman
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The Week Staff
Friday, May 22, 2020 - 1:23pm
Boris Johnson may have breached anti-corruption guidelines in his dealings with US businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri during his tenure as London mayor, a police watchdog has found.
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Reaction: Boris Johnson U-turns on surcharge for NHS migrant workers The Independent Office for Police Conduct said that Johnson will not face a criminal investigation over his links to Acuri , who was given £126,000 in public funding and privileged access to foreign trade missions while he was in City Hall, between 2008 and 2016, ITV News reports.
But “a probe by the London Assembly will resume”, the news site says.
The police review found evidence of a “close association” and “intimate relationship” between Acuri and the now prime minister, and says Johnson may have breached the ethical...

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