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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

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Home Office 'pleased' at David Miranda court ruling

The Home Office said it was "pleased" that a High Court ruling allows police to examine material seized from David Miranda at Heathrow:

We are pleased the court has agreed that the police can examine the material as part of their criminal investigation insofar as it falls within the purposes of the original Schedule 7 examination and in order to protect national security.

It would be inappropriate for us to comment further on ongoing legal proceedings.

– Home Office statement

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