Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2006] All ER (D) 201 (Apr)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court)

Sullivan J

Representation Ian Burnett QC and Tim Eicke (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State.
  Keir Starmer QC and Ali Bajwa (instructed by Arani & Co) for the defendant.
  Michael Supperstone QC and Judith Farbey (instructed by the Special Advocate Support Office) for the Special Advocate.
Judgment Dates: 12 April 2006


Human rights - Right to a fair hearing - Secretary of State imposing control order on person for purpose of prevention of terrorism - Court supervision of control order - Whether procedure whereby court merely reviewing lawfulness of Secretary of State's decision to make order upon basis of material available to him at earlier stage conspicuously unfair and incompatible with right to a fair hearing - , Sch 1, Pt I, art 6(1) - , s 3.

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