10:05 Court goes into private session

9:30 (10:00 with the delay in video and audio from the courtroom): Court is in session.

Judge Doherty: An urgent confidential defense motion has been filed. We are minded to deal with it as an oral application. Are prosecution aware of this?

Prosecutor Brenda Hollis: We are aware of it, and we do oppose it.

Judge Doherty: We will deal with the matter first thing in the afternoon.

Defense counsel Morris Anyah: Before continuing with the cross-examination, there is another matter I would like to raise in private session because it touches on matters discussed in earlier private sessions.

Judge Doherty: Is the prosecution aware of the application?

Prosecutor Mohamed Bangura: Yes. We are not opposed to a private session.

9:35 (10:05 with the delay in video and audio): Court goes into private session. This account will continue when the proceedings resume in open session.