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Case Law: Kennedy v Charity Commission, Supreme Court: Strasbourg’s mixed messages about Article 10 and any right to receive information - David Hart QC

In the case of Kennedy v Chairty Commission ( UKSC 20), in judgments running to 90 pages, the Supreme Court dismissed this appeal by Mr Kennedy, a Times journalist, for access to documents generated by the Charity Commission under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Human Rights

Case Law, Strasbourg: Pentikäinen v. Finland, arrest, detention and prosecution of press photographer on a demonstration, no violation of Article 10 - Dirk Voorhoof

In the case of Pentikäinen v. Finland the European Court of Human Rights found that a Finnish press photographer’s conviction for disobeying the police while covering a demonstration did not breach his freedom of expression.

Freedom Of Expression

Anti-fracking campaigner found guilty of obstruction - despite "unnecessary charge"

21st March 2014

A veteran environmental campaigner who walked with his aunt’s springer spaniel in front of a lorry delivering to Cuadrilla’s Balcombe drilling site was found guilty of obstruction this morning – even though the policeman who arrested him said the case should be dropped.

News Stream

David Miranda challenge dismissed in High Court

David Miranda v Secretary of State for the Home Department, the Commissioner of Police for the Metropolis and three interveners  EWHC 255 (Admin) – read judgment… 2,252 more words

Human Rights