Thursday, February 26, 2004


The Ombudsman's report into the "lie in unision" scandal is out, and it's not good. The decision to withhold information was "contrary to law", and those responsible "failed... to display the professionalism and diligence required of public servants". But the Ombudsman was unable to find sufficient reliable evidence to express an opinion on whether there was a conspiracy to deceive him.

I guess a few people at the Immigration Service wil be following their former Minister into the cold...