Ex-Labour traditionalist Peter Law, laterly an Independent MP for the South Wales Blaenau Gwent constituency was offered a peerage not to stand against New Labour in the last election: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/4952376.stm How low can you get? Piling pressure on a dying man who was loyal to the Labour Party for many years. And now, only a couple of days after his sad death, they try and say the grieving widow made it all up. This government is beyond contempt - they are a brand new inferior species of pond life. PS. There are that many topics on Labour sleaze I think we should prefix them all 'Labour Sleaze: [Topic]'.