Category : John Moores University

John Moores University withdraws Robert Halfon libel case

Liverpool John Moores university has dropped its libel case against Conservative MP Robert Halfon, who had criticised the university's alleged commercial links with the regime of Colonel Gadaffi.

University threatens MP with libel case over Gaddafi criticism

Liverpool John Moores University has threatened to sue a Conservative MP after he criticised its relations with the Libyan regime, Index on Censorship has learned. Robert Halfon MP, whose grandfather was expelled from Libya in 1968, has been vociferous in his opposition to the Gadaffi family, and particularly its ties with UK universities. London School […]