Monday, 21 February 2011

Enfield Labour Councillor faces Crown Court trial over bootleg vodka

A LABOUR councillor faces a crown court trial over allegations his shop was selling bootleg vodka.

Councillor Ali Bakir, 42, was quizzed last November after trading standards officers from Ealing Council discovered what they believe to be fake Glenn's vodka in the West Ealing shop.

Although the matter could have been tried by magistrates Cllr Bakir asked for it to be sent to Crown Court where he will face a trial by jury

My comment:  Hoping the jury are all vodka drinkers?

Read the full story from the source  Enfield Independent

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