#ianbrady says he prefers to see what he did in the 1960s as an 'existential experience'
#ianbrady says he sees recreational killing as a form of insanity but appears unable to accept judge suggesting same could be said of him
Question: Why are you not taking anti-psychotic medication? #ianbrady: I'm not psychotic.
#ianbrady is asked if he plans taking his own life if transferred to prison
'You can't make plans when you have no freedom of movement or anything. In that situation you can't talk sensibly of anything' #ianbrady
'If you put anyone in a cage, pin labels on them, anti-social, aggressive, poke them with a stick, you will get a reaction' #ianbrady
#ianbrady explains after 1999 incident with warders he decided to have no contact with the Ashworth regime except through police and courts
'The media and the public are obsessed with the (Moors Murders) case. They're still talking about Jack the Ripper' #ianbrady
'It must be the echoes of Wuthering Heights and all that... the Hound of the Baskervilles' #ianbrady on public interest in Moors Murders
'I'm not interested in being analysed' #ianbrady on lack of cooperation with therapists at Ashworth
#ianbrady asked why do you want to leave Ashworth
'Ashworth was a progressive hospital when I went there. It has become a prison where security rules care. It's a penal warehouse' #ianbrady
'On Dec 2, 1999, my stolen medical notes were sold to and published by a national newspaper for £2500' #ianbrady
'There was a 7 year hunt for the Ashworth mole who was regularly selling stories on me' #ianbrady
Ian Brady has told his mental health tribunal he comes out of his room at night in Ashworth Hospital, and he "gets on fine" with nursing staff.
He claims he talks to them about an "eclectic" range of issues.
Brady says he "can't stand robotic people whether they are psychiatrists or just ordinary people. I prefer freewheeling conversation".
The 1999 incident was 'almost a solicitation for manufactured psychosis, as that is the lynch pin for keeping me in hospital' #ianbrady
'If I had broken the wrist of a warder I'd have been spread over the tabloids for a week' #ianbrady
#ianbrady complains of warders being outside his room making 'white noise' 24 hours a day when asked why he wears headphones while eating
#ianbrady says he was attacked by 12 warders being moved to a new ward prior to going on hunger strike in 1999, claims suffered broken wrist
They (warders) were chanting 'don't resist' wearing riot gear. I was pinned to the floor for an hour #ianbrady claims before being moved