The First Tier Tribunal (Information Rights) issues the final version of its judgment concerning the APG's appeal against the FCO's refusal to release documents under FOIA. The judgment can be found here.
Abdel Hakim Belhadj and Sami Al Saadi have issued legal proceedings against former foreign secretary Jack Straw and former directer of counter-terrorism at MI6, Sir Mark Allen, alleging their complicity in their 2004 rendition to Libya and torture by Colonel Qaddafi's government. More about the case can be read here.
APPG Chairman Andrew Tyrie MP criticises the Government's proposal to extend Closed Material Procedures to civil proceedings in the Justice and Security Bill. His comments to the Guardian can be found here.
The US District Court of the District of Columbia grants US intelligence bodies' motion to be excluded from the APG's FOIA request under the 'Foreign Government Exception'. The Memorandum Opinion and Order can be found here.