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Privacy Agency Ends Probe Into U.K. Health Minister’s Kiss

  • Hancock resigned after footage appeared in Sun newspaper
  • Report sparked outrage at the height of U.K.’s covid curbs
Matthew Hancock

Matthew Hancock

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Britain’s privacy watchdog says it lacks the evidence to prosecute two people suspected of illegally obtaining CCTV footage of former health secretary Matthew Hancock embracing his mistress amid Covid-19 social-distancing restrictions.