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Media Watch 2010

15 December 2010
Source: The Mirror
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The Apprentice: Jamie Lester accused of brokering dodgy property deals
Apprentice hopeful Jamie Lester has been accused of brokering dodgy property deals in the disputed area of Northern Cyprus.

It is alleged that Lester, 28, from London, recently sold the homes of Greek Cypriots who fled when Turkey invaded the region in 1974 and illegally occupied it. 

Former Liverpool council leader Derek Hatton, who attended a conference at which Lester spoke, claimed he said it was OK to sell the homes. He said: "I remember Jamie. I disagreed with the morals and legality of his argument."

Lester last night defended his business dealings. He said: "All properties I have dealt with have supporting documents. I cannot be held responsible for the land."