Miranda lawyers accuse police of 'unlawful' detention

David Miranda's lawyers have written to Home Secretary Theresa May and Met Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe to express concern about his "unlawful" detention.

Criminal lawyer Kate Goold of Bindmans LLP said: "We are most concerned about the unlawful way in which these powers were used and the chilling effect this will have on freedom of expression."


Miranda's detention reviewed

The independent reviewer of anti-terror laws has told the Home Secretary he is reviewing the detention of David Miranda for nine hours at Heathrow . The Met police has launched a criminal inquiry after seizing data his electronic devices