Friday, September 16, 2011

#hackgate #MET Statement on the Guardian "production order"

The Metropolitan Police have issued the following statement regarding the production order they are seeking against the Guardian.

The last two paragraphs are the stuff of parody...

"The MPS has applied for a production order against the Guardian and one of its reporters in order to seek evidence of offences connected to potential breaches relating to Misconduct in Public Office and the Official Secrets Act.

"The application is about the MPS seeking to identify evidence of potential offences resulting from unauthorised leaking of more