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Probation, human rights, article 8, judicial review
The probation service was not subject to the child law regime when making a licence condition restricting contact between a prisoner and his…
R (on the application of Karen Ann Manser) v Commissioner of Police for the Metropolis
The claimant sought to challenge a caution administered to her by the police on 15 July 2014 for assault occasioning actual bodily harm.
Not indirect discrimination to retire police officers by implementation of A19
Is it indirectly discriminatory on the grounds of age to retire police officers compulsorily by using A19 of the Police Pensions Regulations 1987 in…
Sofian Zenati v The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis and the CPS
The Court of Appeal allowed the claimant’s appeal and reinstated his claim under Article 5 of the Human Rights Act 1998.
Disablement pension – meaning of “permanently disabled” within the meaning of the police pensions regulations 1987 regulation a12
On the facts of the case, the judge found that the PMAB was entitled to find that there was no evidence of a permanent disabling medical condition.
R (on the application of Sisangia) v The director of legal aid case work
The claimant applied for judicial review of a decision to refuse to provide legal aid funding for her claim against the Metropolitan Police.