McLeod v UK [1998]

Facts

  • Appeal from the case of McLeod v Metropolitan Police Commissioner

Issue

  • Did having an police officer’s accompaniment in a house where the person who was suspected to breach the peace was not present constitute a breach of article 8 of the ECHR?

Decision

  • Yes

Reasoning

  • Known no breach of peace, proportionality exercise art 2 vs art 8, art 8 won
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