Boris Johnson ignores family pleas and tries to politicize son’s murder for extra votes

Jack Merritt is the first victim of the London Bridge attack to be named
Ian Birrell

‘My son, Jack, killed in this attack, would not wish his death to be used as the pretext for more draconian sentences or for detaining people unnecessarily.’ Beautiful words from a grieving father. But

instantly does what David Merritt begged politicians to avoid

10:30 PM · Nov 30, 2019Twitter Web App
With many thanks to: Ian Birrell for the original story