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Madeleine McCann case: Brian Kennedy: The Quiz


By Tony Bennett, secretary of the Madeleine Foundation

In view of recent publicity about Brian Kennedy, this quiz may be of interest:

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Brian Kennedy: The Quiz

10 questions to test your knowledge


1. Brian Kennedy got involved in the Madeleine McCann case

a) Out of the altruistic goodness of his heart
b) To make a name for himself as ‘a good bloke’
c) To help cover up something nefarious

2. Brian Kennedy frightened witnesses into not talking to the police because

a) He got a bit over-zealous
b) He looks a bit frightening
c) He wanted them not to give evidence

3. Brian Kennedy flew over with his lawyer to see Robert Murat and his lawyer on 13 November

a) To see if Murat could help find Madeleine
b) Because the Eveleighs had kindly invited them all to dinner
c) To do a deal with Murat, the fall guy, and discuss how much we wanted for his libel settlement

4. Brian Kennedy chose tainted Spanish detective agency Metodo 3 to work on the Madeleine McCann case because

a) They had a truly inspirational track record of finding missing children
b) He has holidays every year in Francisco Marco’s villa
c) They would do his bidding in terms of producing false ‘sightings’ of Madeleine

5. Brian Kennedy chose hard-drinking Irish con-man Kevin Halligen to take charge of the Madeleine McCann investigation during most of 2008 because

a) He was…conned
b) Clarence Mitchell recommended him
c) He knew how to launder money

6. Brian Kennedy appointed Dave Edgar to head his latest Cheshire-based investigation team because

a) Edgar is a brilliant detective
b) He came cheap
c) He is obedient

7. When Brian Kennedy read in the newspapers in December 2007 that Metodo 3’s boss was promising that Madeleine would be ‘home by Christmas’ he was

a) Elated that the McCanns would be reunited with Madeleine
b) cautiously optimistic
c) delighted because Metodo 3 had got acres of space in British newspapers about Madeleine

8. What proportion of the bills for the private investigations has Brian Kennedy paid for out of his own pocket?

a) 100%
b) 50%
c) Nobody has a clue because it’s another tightly-guarded secret by the McCann Team

9. Brian Kennedy is a Jehovah’s Witness

a) Because he was brought up by JWs
b) In name only
c) Because it gives him useful ‘contacts’

10. Brian Kennedy contacted witness Martin Smith because

a) He wanted to leave ‘no stone unturned’ in the search for Madeleine
b) He wanted to check the exact time he saw a man carrying a child
c) His evidence contradicted that of Jane Tanner.


HOW DID YOU SCORE?

[Sorry, censored by Carter-Ruck, Britain’s most-feared libel lawyers (according to…themselves). Do not even think libellous thoughts]

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