Retention of data on octogenarian protester “amply justified” – UK Human Rights Blog

Posted June 1st, 2012 in criminal records, data protection, demonstrations, human rights, news, police by tracey

“Catt v Commissioner of the Police of the Metropolis [2012] EWHC 1471. Retention of data on a national database of material relating to a protester’s attendance at demonstrations by a group that had a history of violence, criminality and disorder, did not engage Article 8 of the Human Rights Convention.”

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UK Human Rights Blog, 31st May 2012