SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: Spies, Lords & Predators
It’s shaping up to be the biggest political scandal in Britain’s history. There is new evidence that some of the country’s most respected men were in fact depraved paedophiles. Leaders that were pre...
Mark Sanford disappearance and extramarital affair
For six days in June 2009, South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford's whereabouts were unknown and there was media coverage of what was described as his disappearance. Subsequently the Governor reappeared...
Ice cream parlour sex scandal
The ice cream parlour sex scandal is a long running sex scandal in Kerala state, South India. Accusations first appeared in 1997 that an ice cream parlour in Kerala was actually a brothel; furthermore...
Jack de Vries
Jacob Gabe "Jack" de Vries (born 25 July 1968) is a retired Dutch politician of the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA). He served as State Secretary for Defence from 18 December 2007 until 14 May 2010....
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Profumo Affair
The Profumo affair was a British political scandal that originated with a brief sexual relationship in 1961 between John Profumo, the Secretary of State for War in Harold Macmillan's government, and C...
Emperors Club VIP
Emperors Club VIP was an international escort agency based in New York City, founded in 2004 by Mark Brener and Cecil Suwal and operated from the bank accounts of QAT Consulting Group, Inc., and QAT ...
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Edward Heath
Sir Edward Richard George Heath, (9 July 1916 – 17 July 2005) was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from June 1970 to February 1974 and Leader of the Conservative Party from 1965 to 1975.Born in K...
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Ballets roses
The Ballets roses was a scandal that was publicized in 1959 in France. In a fashionable country house near Paris, belonging to the French Senate, a group of girls aged 15 to 17 performed "ballets" att...
Peter Slipper
Peter Neil Slipper (born 14 February 1950) is a former independent member of the Australian House of Representatives, representing the Division of Fisher, Queensland, a seat he held from 1993 until hi...
Roger Ingebrigtsen
Roger Ingebrigtsen (born 8 September 1966) is a Norwegian journalist and politician for the Labour Party. He is best known as State Secretary in Stoltenberg's First and Stoltenberg's Second Cabinet (2...
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Haijby affair
The Haijby affair was a political affair in Sweden in the 1950s, involving the conviction and imprisonment of Kurt Haijby for blackmail of King Gustaf V.
Haijby was born in 1897 as Kurt Johansson....
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Barney Frank
Barnett "Barney" Frank (born March 31, 1940) is an American politician who served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts from 1981 to 2013. A member of the Democratic Part...
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HM Advocate v Sheridan and Sheridan
Her Majesty's Advocate v Thomas Sheridan and Gail Sheridan was the 2010 criminal prosecution of Tommy Sheridan, a former Member of the Scottish Parliament and his wife Gail Sheridan for perjury in rel...
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John Ensign scandal
The John Ensign scandal constituted the 2009 revelations about an extramarital affair between United States Senator John Ensign and Cynthia Hampton from 2007 to 2008, and Ensign's subsequent attempts...
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John Edward Brownlee sex scandal
The John Brownlee sex scandal occurred in 1934 in Alberta, Canada, and forced the resignation of the provincial Premier, John Edward Brownlee. Brownlee was accused of seducing Vivian MacMillan, a fam...
John Edward Brownlee sex scandal - Wikipedia
Antony Lambton
Antony Claud Frederick Lambton (10 July 1922 – 30 December 2006), briefly 6th Earl of Durham, styled before 1970 as Viscount Lambton, and widely known as "Lord Lambton", was a Conservative Member of P...
Socialist Workers Party (UK)
The Socialist Workers Party (SWP) is a far-left party in Britain. Founded as the Socialist Review Group by supporters of Tony Cliff in 1950, it became the International Socialists in 1962 and the SWP ...
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Jacob Zuma rape trial
Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma, the President of South Africa and current president of the governing political party, the African National Congress (ANC), was charged with rape in the Johannesburg High Cou...
Jacob Zuma rape trial - Wikipedia
Munsinger Affair
The Munsinger Affair was Canada's first national political sex scandal. It focused on Gerda Munsinger, an alleged East German prostitute and Soviet spy living in Ottawa who had slept with a number of...
Eliot Spitzer prostitution scandal
On March 10, 2008, The New York Times reported that New York Governor Eliot Spitzer had patronized an elite escort service run by Emperors Club VIP. The ensuing scandal led to Spitzer's resignation as...
Eliot Spitzer prostitution scandal - Wikipedia
Kejne affair
The Kejne affair was a political affair in Sweden in the 1950s.In 1948, Karl-Erik Kejne (1913-60), a pastor of the town mission, publicly accused groups of gay men of threatening him and making attemp...
Lars Oftedal (born 1838)
Lars Svendsen Oftedal (27 December 1838 – 2 May 1900) was a Norwegian revivalist, priest, social reformer, politician, publicist and newspaper editor.
He was born in Stavanger as the son of ...
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