Andrew Mitchell would have avoided the personally and financially devastating verdict in his High Court libel action if he had shown a "scintilla of humility", his fellow Conservative MP Michael Fabricant has tweeted.
This is a personal tragedy for Andrew Mitchell which needn't have happened if only he had sown a scintilla of humility. #plebgate
If Andrew Mitchell had shown some humility, said he had lost his temper and not sure what he'd said, but was sorry - he'd still be in Gov't.
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