Tag Archives: hearing march 2014

Helen interviewed on BBC Radio 4 “Today”

Helen, one of the women in this case, was interviewed on the BBC Radio 4 Today Programme this morning. The four-minute clip can be heard here. There is more of Helen speaking about her experience here. For a statement from all of the women on yesterday’s hearing, see here.  

PRESS STATEMENT: Women condemn ongoing police obstructions to legal case

Today’s hearing has closed after a long debate in court over who will have to disclose what information when. The women have just issued this statement via their solicitor, Harriet Wistrich: “In the past 24 hours it has become clear that although the police announced they had dropped their strike out application, this was nothing […]

Legal Battle Commences – Court Hearing Tues 18 March 2014

We recommend bookmarking this post – we will keeping it updated with links to the latest developments over this hearing. ******************************* Latest updates: The court hearing (18/3/14) has ended – the women have issued a statement here. Before the hearing, the women’s solicitor, Harriet Wistrich, made a statement about why this hearing is important – […]

PRESS RELEASE: Metropolitan police withdraw motion to strike out womens’ case, as legal battle continues

In a surprise move today the solicitors for the Metropolitan Police have withdrawn their application to strike out the case of women who were deceived into intimate relationships with undercover police. The application was the latest in a series of attempts to avoid answering the claims made by the women and hide behind a veil […]