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MPs attack Post Office sub-postmaster mediation scheme

MPs have criticised the Post Office for how it has handled claims its IT system caused at least 150 sub-postmasters to be wrongly accused of false accounting and fraud.

Sub-postmasters say computer software was responsible for the apparent loss of hundreds of thousands of pounds.

A group of MPs has withdrawn its support for a Post Office mediation scheme to resolve claims that computer software, rather than sub-postmasters, were responsible for the apparent loss of hundreds of thousands of pounds.

The Post Office said there was no evidence of a systemic issue with its software.

Matt Prodger reports.

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