March 21, 2006

UK police probing Blair’s Labor party over honors

LONDON (Reuters) - British police said on Tuesday they were
investigating Prime Minister Tony Blair's Labor party in
response to allegations of political sleaze.

"The Metropolitan Police Service has received three
complaints about the Labor party under section 1 of the Honors
Act 1925," the police said in a statement. "These allegations
are being investigated by the Specialist Crime Directorate."