U.K. Seals Files on Sixties Profumo Sex Scandal Until 2047

  • Details of affair locked away due to promise made to witnesses
  • Other files reveal plan to use baby prince to bury bad news

John Profumo.

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U.K. government files on the Profumo affair, one of the most famous scandals in British political history, have been sealed for another three decades, not to be opened until 2047.

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