The Eastleigh MP Chris Huhne went to great lengths to try to get the case against him thrown out. It can now be reported that he made an application to have the case against him dismissed. The judge decided last week to reject his request.
Today's news follows months of legal arguments. Mr Huhne's guilty plea comes almost a year to the day since he was charged. He resigned as Energy Secretary promising to clear his name,
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