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Cyprus Official Secrets Act Trial

Volume 87: debated on Tuesday 26 November 1985

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asked the Attorney-General for how long each of the seven acquitted defendants in the Cyprus Official Secrets Act trial were remanded in custody.

The details set out hereafter relate to the periods after the defendants were charged by officers of the Metropolitan police. SAC Geoffrey Jones was in custody from 13 April 1984 until he was discharged on 28 October 1985. SAC Adam Lightowler was in custody from 13 April 1984 until he was discharged on 25 October 1985. SAC Wayne Kriehn was in custody from 13 April 1984 until 6 September 1984. Thereafter he was granted bail until 20 November 1984, when it was revoked. Thereafter he was in custody until he was discharged on 25 October 1985. SAC Christopher Payne was in custody from 13 April 1984 until 20 November 1984, when he was released on bail. SAC Gwynfor Owen was in custody from 13 April 1984 until 23 August 1984, when he was released on bail. Signalman Martin Tuffy was in custody from 13 April 1984 until 26 July 1984, when he was released on bail. Lance corporal Anthony Glass was in custody from 8 June 1984 until 26 July 1984, when he was released on bail.