Labour: 'Government's courts policy too far-reaching'

Labour leader Ed Miliband says it is important foreign governments continue to share information with the British Government but this doesn't mean a wider policy of court cases and inquests taking place behind closed doors.

Advertisement

Clegg opposes secret trials plans

Government plans to hold more inquests and court cases behind closed doors could suffer a setback after the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg told Cabinet colleagues he could not support the proposals in their current form.