Mazher Mahmood's extensive dealings with Southern Investigations require News UK and the Metropolitan police to explain their knowledge and protection of the murder suspects
- Mahmood was very close to the Morgan murder suspects for over a decade
- Rebekah Brooks was close to Mahmood and should have known
- Senior Met Officers ignored constant intelligence about both and aided News of the World
The conviction of Mazher Mahmood last week on three counts of perverting the course of justice at the Old Bailey allows us - after two years of silence because of contempt laws - to reveal evidence that the 'Fake Sheikh' was the key link between Murdoch's top management, Senior Police and the criminal underworld of Southern Investigations...