Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 59 (Oct)
Court: Queen's Bench Division

Gray J

Representation Jonathon Powell (instructed by Colin Wilson) for the authority.
  Emma Favata (instructed by Bindman & Partners) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 4 October 2002


Highway - Obstruction - Obstruction of free passage - Reasonableness - Freedom of expression - Defendant displaying placards as part of protest - Placards obstructing public highway - Highway authority applying to restrain defendant from obstructing highway - Whether injunction to be granted - ss 130, 137 - European Convention on Human Rights, art 10.

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