However, the law of averages says they must be telling the truth sometimes….
Who could possibly be suing them for referring to her in terms that portray her as acting ‘in a shamelessly self-important manner?
It could only be someone who isn’t ’shamelessly self-important’, surely?
Step forward Cherie Blair…..
The wife of the former prime minister is suing publishers Associated Newspapers over a story, which she claims is defamatory, that appeared in October headlined “Cherie keeps her £500k gun police”.
Through her solicitors Atkins Thomson, Blair is seeking aggravated damages, citing the serious and offensive nature of the claims, and also seeking an injunction banning repetition of the allegations.
She claims the story substantially injured her reputation, and caused her considerable hurt, distress and embarrassment……
I don’t remember her suing over that story of her clearing the shelves in an Australian supermarket?