Quotes about Boris Johnson

The electorate was entitled to know when considering his fitness for high public office

It is not in dispute that the legitimate public interest in the father's character is an important factor to be weighed in the balance against the claimant's expectation of privacy. The core information in this story, namely that the father had an adulterous affair with the mother, deceiving both his wife and the mother's partner and that the claimant, born about 9 months later, was likely to be the father's child, was a public interest matter which the electorate was entitled to know when considering his fitness for high public office.

20 May 2013 – Sir Stephen Tomlinson, Lord Justice of Appeal of the Court of Appeal of England and Wales