Labour MP Who Employed Drug Con Son Resigns After Threatening to 'Smash' Journalist's Face with Bat

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Labour MP Kate Osamor has quit the shadow front bench after reportedly attacking a journalist who asked questions about her son’s conviction for having £2,500-worth of drugs with the intent to supply. In a statement posted to Twitter Saturday, the Edmonton MP said she had resigned as shadow international development secretary “to concentrate on supporting my family through the difficult time we have been experiencing”. The announcement came just hours after The Times alleged Osamor had threatened a reporter who approached her for comment on whether she had misled the public over how much she knew about the drugs conviction of her son, Ishmael, whom she employs in her Commons office on a substantial salary. She reportedly told the journalist to “f*** off” and threw a bucket of water at him, proclaiming that she “should have come down here with a bat and smashed your face in”. She is said to have followed this by ringing the police and claiming the reporter was stalking her. Earlier on Friday evening Ms Osamor was knocking on doors to talk about violent crime. Later when someone knocked on her door to politely give her a response to allegations pre-publication she threatened to smash

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