Anorak | Putting A Price On Jean Charles de Menezes’ Life

Putting A Price On Jean Charles de Menezes’ Life

by | 24th, November 2009

5250651 THE family of Jean Charles de Menezes are in line to receive a pay out. The Mail says that while former Metropolitan police leader Sir Ian Blair scored £400,000 pay-off, and a book deal , Mr de Menezes’s family are to get “as low as” £100,000” for their relative being shot in the head by police at Stockwell tube station.

Anorak reader Yampster says:

If you are going to kill the wrong man, make sure he comes from a poor country.

Well, perhaps But the money is not compensation for hurt feelings or damage but for loss of earnings. Had Mr de Menezes

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