In the 2015 General Election in the UK Nigel Farage was making a bid to be elected to the House of Commons when he led the United Kingdom Independence Party. When the results were counted election night in the South Thanet constituency it took all night as many postal ballots (absentee ballots) were counted.
In the end Conservative Party candidate Craig Mackinlay won but there was the smell of wrong doing by the Tories in this race and dozens of others across the UK.
Cases - Conservatives - Laws - Wednesday - Jury
Cases were brought against the Conservatives under British electoral laws and finally Wednesday a jury made a decision about South Thanet.
Marion Little, Mackinlay's campaign manager, was found guilty on two counts of falsifying campaign finance reports to hide illegal overspending.
Little - Month - Sentence
Little was given a nine month suspended sentence by...
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