In amongst the usual bevy of haggard plain clothes detectives who like to sit in on Smash EDO related cases, was one young woman wearing a ID lanyard, shamelessly bearing the letters 'NPOIU'.
She attended two days running and kept close eye on a Public Interest Immunity (PII) application by the defence for a hand written Sussex Police intelligence threat assessment of the demo. The report was eventually released with redactions made including several whole pages of the document, most likely covert source intelligence that the police are doing their best to keep under wraps.
The case continues...
Brighton Magistrates Court