As a convicted fraudster and hacker Dotcom certainly has a history of lying.
Of course there was his famous pledge to a dying Paul Holmes that he wasn’t going to sue the Government (the NZ Taxpayer) before he changed his tune and decided that he would indeed claim cash from the long suffering Kiwi taxpayer. He also promised Team NZ cash and a new internet cable…none of those have materialised. The man just lies and the journalists repeat his lies like they are the Gospel of Kim.
The yesterday, in the world’s longest striptease (perish the thought), he again claimed he has the proof that John Key knew of his existence – before the Prime Minister says he did.
Quite why this even matters is beyond me.
But the problem for the German crook – is that once again he’s changed his story.
Previously Dotcom promised his ‘bombshell’ was so important to his extradition case that it would only be revealed in court… clearly he’s lied again.
The NZ Herald reported at the time:
Kim Dotcom claims he has proof that Prime Minister John Key lied about not knowing who the Megaupload millionaire was until just before the raid on his Coatesville mansion.
But Dotcom says he will not reveal his evidence until he is in court. Read more »