David Cohen

David Cohen is the Evening Standard’s award winning Investigations Editor and Campaigns Editor. He wrote the majority of the Standard’s coverage of the controversy surrounding Margaret Hodge’s appointment as Minister for Children. Some of his key articles are listed below.

‘Minister Accused On Abuse Scandal’

Evening Standard, 30.06.2003

‘A Life Scarred by the Nightmare of Abuse’

Evening Standard, 30.06.2003

‘Minister and the Sex Ring Warning’

Evening Standard, 01.07.2003

‘Pimp preyed on me while I was in care’

Evening Standard, 01.07.2003

‘Rising Anger Over Child Minister’

Evening Standard, 02.07.2003

‘Terrifying flashbacks of childhood sexual abuse’

Evening Standard, 02.07.2003

‘See You In Court Minister’

Evening Standard, 12.11.2003

‘Another victim says he will sue Hodge’

Evening Standard, 12.11.2003

‘New social worker condemns Hodge. I too want a public apology from Margaret Hodge’ Evening Standard, 17th November 2003

‘Mrs Hodge said I was ‘disturbed’. Now I’m going to beat her on election day’

Evening Standard, 12.04.2005