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21Oct93 UK: BOTES OFF LAMBETH LIST AFTER OFFICE RAID.

Contractor Botes was abruptly removed by Lambeth council last Friday from a £6 million housing repairs contract, four days after its offices were raided by council officers who seized documents.A writ was then served on Botes claiming damages for overcharging Lambeth on the contract.Lambeth had been granted sweeping powers under a court order to seize documents from Botes and three unnamed former council employees and to freeze assets, although the latter power was not used against ...

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