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You’re a war criminal! Security probe after protester bursts into courtroom as Tony Blair gives evidence at Leveson Inquiry

Matt Blake
UK Daily Mail [1]
May 28, 2012

Tony Blair’s evidence to the Leveson Inquiry was sensationally interrupted today when a protester burst in from behind the judge and branded the former Prime Minister a ‘war criminal’.

Gripping Lord Justice Leveson’s bench, David Lawley-Wakelin yelled that Mr Blair had been ‘paid off’ by US investment bank JP Morgan, suggesting that it had profited from the Iraq War.

A security probe has now been launched into how the intruder breached security at the Royal Courts of Justice to bring proceedings to a halt.

A second man was also held this afternoon after an egg was thrown at Mr Blair’s Range Rover as he left the High Court following his evidence.

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