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No police action over Lord Sewel drug claims

The police are to take no action against Lord Sewel over allegations of drug use which led to him quitting the House of Lords.

The peer resigned in July after being filmed by the Sun allegedly taking drugs in the company of prostitutes.

Scotland Yard said in a statement that there was ''insufficient evidence'' to proceed with the investigation and the matter was now closed.

The BBC's Danny Shaw reports.

  • 22 Sep 2015
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