Tag Archives: attorney client privilege

Reprieve: UK spying on priviledged legal communications re renditions “rigs the whole justice game … “

Reprieve: +44 207 553 8161 For immediate release: Wed April 29, 2015 Secretive court orders GCHQ to destroy stolen documents   The UK’s Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT) has today ordered intelligence agency GCHQ to destroy illegally collected communications of a … Continue reading

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Investigatory Powers Tribunal wants UK to continue secretly violating rights

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8160 For immediate release: Fri March 13 2015 Government fights to keep lawyer snooping details secret The UK government today argued that it should not have to admit to several Libyan renditions victims, or to … Continue reading

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Reprieve re oversight committees that wait till issues make the news

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8140 For immediate release: Thu March 12 2015   ISC report reveals it was ‘asleep at the wheel’ over lawyer-snooping allegations   A report published today by Parliament’s Intelligence and Security Committee (ISC) reveals that … Continue reading

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Reprieve: hearing Friday re UK spying on attorney/client communications

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8161 For immediate release: Tues March 10 2015 Hearing Friday over government spying on lawyer-client communications   This Friday the Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT) will hold a hearing over UK government spying on privileged lawyer-client … Continue reading

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