TITLE

MI5's procedural frailties blamed for Shayler fiasco

AUTHOR(S)
Prickett, Ruth
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
People Management;12/10/98, Vol. 4 Issue 24, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increase in protests against the handling of United Kingdom government whistle-blowers following the release of David Shayler, a former MI5 officer. Charges against Shayler; Plan of the civil rights group Liberty to campaign in defense of whistle-blowers affected by the Official Secrets Act 1989 (OSA); Comment from Stephen Lander, director-general of MI5 on the issue.
ACCESSION #
1742514

 

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