Lord Falconer – Blair’s former flatmate
Revealed: How a Blair fixer picked the judge for the David Kelly Inquiry just three hours after the weapons inspector’s suicide.
- Letter from Lord Hutton shows he was asked three hours after the death
- He had not been identified and no cause of death had been established
- Hutton was contacted by Blair’s friend and former flatmate Lord falconer
- Is evidence of the extraordinary haste with which the Blair Government set up an inquiry to replace the usual coroner’s inquest