Gillan v UK [2010]

Facts

  • ECtHR appeal from┬áR (Gillan) v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis [2006]

Issue

  • Did s 44-46 of the Terrorism Act 2000 breach art 8 of the ECHR?

Decision

  • Yes

Reasoning

  • Decision irrelevant as prior to the ECHR appeal, the Government repealed s 44-46 and replaced them with s 47A, with more controls
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