A politician, actually a cabinet minister, had to prematurely give up his prestigious career after it was discovered that his wife, whom he later divorced, had faced a speeding charge for him.
No, this is not a Thai politician. How could you even think that?
No, this took place in England. The disgraced politician is Chris Huhne, an MP of the coalition government's Liberal Democrat party. He and his ex-wife were charged last year over an incident in March 2003 when his car was caught driving over the limit by a speed camera on the motorway between Stansted airport in Essex and London.
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