R (Gillan) v Commissioner of Police of The Metropolis 
- At a protest in London, the two claimants were stopped and searched under the Terrorism Act 2000, which allowed the Secretary of State for the Home Department to keep a specific area permanently authorised (renewed each month) for officers to randomly stop and search citizens.
- Was this lawful under art 8 of the ECHR?
- National security
Posted in Public Law Revision Notes.
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