“I am afraid I cannot explain the matter any further..”

The Public Prosecution Service’s decision not to oppose the Criminal Cases Review Commission recommendation may have resulted in the quashing of Danny Morrison’s 1991 conviction, but the legal battle about revealing the reason why continue. From the Irish News

..yesterday Gerry Simpson QC, for the Public Prosecution Service (PPS) objected to the CCRC report being made public. Mr Simpson said the PPS objections related to a “number of matters” which he could not explain in open court.

“I am afraid I cannot explain the matter any further,” he told the court. “It is in the interests of justice and national security.”