Mark Pack: "The then Chief Executive of Kent County Council, Peter Gilory, authorised payments to himself “not permitted in law” of £18,350 for running the 2009 county council elections.
At the 21st June meeting, Liberal Democrat Tim Prater proposed an investigation into the options for any recovery of the illegal payment. However, the other members of the committee (all Conservative) refused to even debate the proposal let alone authorise such an investigation."
My comment: Potential fraud/illegal activity should be investigated by the Police and councillors should try and pervert the course of justice by trying to bury the problem.
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