UK prosecutors drop sex-abuse case against late politician

January 15, 2016 10:15 AM

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LONDON – British prosecutors have formally dropped a sex-crimes prosecution against politician Greville Janner, who died before the start of court proceedings over decades-old allegations of abusing boys.

Prosecutor Richard Whittam told a judge Friday that the law "makes no provision for posthumous proceedings."

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