McFadzean v CFEMU [2009]


  • A forestry commission wished to prevent a protest in a forest, therefore they blocked the entry and exit of supplies and people to and from the camp


  • Were the protestors being falsely imprisoned


  • Mixed


  • Consider the dangers of the imprisonment, damage to property, time distance and legality
  • Consider physical capacity of the claimant, their fears and the need for unreasonable courage to escape
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