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SFO claims privilege over Barclays Qatar interview transcripts

By Waithera Junghae

05 June 2017

SFO claims privilege over Barclays Qatar interview transcripts  Barclays in Canary Wharf Credit: iStock.com/Alphotographic

The SFO has claimed litigation privilege over its interviews with suspects to prevent third parties from accessing transcripts that form part of an investigation - a move lawyers say is unprecedented.