Hatfield councillor defies libel threat
PUBLISHED: 08:12 17 April 2016
A resolute Hatfield councillor has revealed she has been threatened with legal action by a property developer whose plans she helped thwart.
A law firm acting for a subsidiary of Fusion Students owning The Comet Hotel in Hatfield has claimed borough and town councillor Caron Juggins’ made “innacurate and misleading statements” at a planning committee on February 4, leading to costs of more than £1million.
But councillor Juggins has said she has no intention of apologising for her allegedly defamatory remarks.
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