In a landmark ruling, the Court of Appeal has partly allowed an appeal against the use of controversial police powers to stop, detain, search and question travellers at airports under Schedule 7 to the Terrorism Act 2000. In August 2013 police officers at Heathrow Airport used suspicion-less powers under Schedule 7 to seize journalistic material […]
Matrix members are featured six times in the top 20 cases of 2016 compiled by The Lawyer. The list, made up of ‘some of the most high-value and headline-grabbing litigation matters in a decade’, highlights upcoming cases involving Matrix’s Christopher Brown, Edward Craven, Richard Hermer QC, Anthony Hudson QC, Ben Silverstone, Kirsten Sjøvoll, Hugh Tomlinson […]
The family of Jean McConville have cleared the first stage in a High Court battle to gain access to the findings of a police investigation. Danny Friedman QC of Matrix Chambers, acts for members of the McConville family. See here for the article in full.