“The Committee has been advised that the PSNI is to investigate matters arising..”

As expected, the news that the police are to investigate “whether any criminal offence has been committed by Iris Robinson, MP, MLA and by any other person referred to in the [BBC NI Spotlight] programme” has resulted in the suspension of the NI Assembly’s Standards and Privileges Committee’s investigation – as the BBC reports. And as Mick said, “As ever be careful not step over the legal line here…”