by Richard Norton-Taylor
Friday 16 October 2009
High court orders publication of US report, saying British foreign secretary’s actions were harmful to the rule of law
David Miliband, the foreign secretary, acted in a way that was harmful to the rule of law by suppressing evidence about what the government knew of the illegal treatment of Binyam Mohamed, a British resident who was held in a secret prison in Pakistan, the high court has ruled.
In a devastating judgment, two senior judges roundly dismissed the foreign secretary’s claims that disclosing the evidence would harm national security and threaten the UK’s vital intelligence-sharing arrangements with the US.
Court Orders Torture Records Of British GITMO Detainee Be Released To Public!
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