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Wednesday, 13 March 2013
LMU Update: Max Watson Reinstated
Further news from the LMU debacle that yesterday the suspension of Max Watson (UNISON Branch Chair) was lifted. It is not always the case that we can report on a management withdrawal in such a scenario, but is perhaps a reflection of the abitrary, wilful nature of the suspension in the first place, that dismissal would have proved a profound injustice. Fingers are crossed now then for the lifting of the third suspension of Steve Jeffries.
I am at LMU on Friday coincidentally for a doctoral weekend and do hope that we can look forward to a mighty celebration of the lifting of all three suspensions and the success of what has been a fantastic campaign. The latest news on Max is here: