Intellegence Services information gathering programmes in USA held to be lawful
Liberty & Ors v Secretary of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office & Ors  UKIPTrib 13_77-H
- Related Member(s):
- Matthew Ryder QC, Edward Craven, Dan Squires QC
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Civil Liberties and Human Rights
- Investigatory Powers Tribunal
The claimants alleged unlawfulness pursuant to ECHR, art 8 of certain assumed activities of the Intelligence Services in relation to information gathering programmes in the US. Held: the activities in question were lawful.
Matthew Ryder QC, Edward Craven and Dan Squires were involved in this case.