An application to destroy the accounting records of Astra Holdings, one of the companies at the heart of the arms to Iraq affair, was delayed on Tuesday until 5 September. Gerald James, the former chief executive of Astra who was recently expelled from the profession, was in the High Court to fight the application because he believes the archive contains documents that could still help his case. www.accountancyage.com/Business/1105892.
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