Coalition partners resort to violence.
Liberal-Democrat councillor Christine James has been charged with assault and will appear in Weymouth Magistrateâs Court on September 9th.
Feeling are running high amongst the tribal ground force. Passions inflamed as agendas are compromised. Who did she assault?
Her alleged victim is believed to be her husband of 19 years and Conservative Borough council colleague, Ian James.
Mr James is a champion of the Weymouth and Portland Domestic Violence and Abuse Forum and sits on the Community Safety Partnershipâ¦..
At a borough council meeting earlier this month, Christine James said that campaigners from the Friends of Weymouth Refuge for battered partners had âproven that a refuge like this is both relevant and needed.â