Nor should it be the way we do things.
A major criminal trial involving two men charged with serious terrorism offences could be held entirely in secret for the first time in modern British legal history.
Justice must not only be done it must be seen to be done.
Look at the damn mess the family courts are in with their secrecy rules.
Can’t convict in a public court? Tough. for these rules are not there to spare the evil from their just rewards but to spare everyone else from being unjustly persecuted. This is about protecting us from the State, nothing else.