Disclosure of data relating to a convicted sex offender held to be lawful
R (X) v SSHD & Ors  EWHC 4106 (Admin)
- Related Member(s):
- Jessica Simor QC
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Public Law, Crime and Regulatory Law
- Queen’s Bench Division (Administrative Court)
This case concerned the legality of the arrangements made by the police relating to the retention and disclosure of data relating to a convicted sex offender. Held: the arrangements made by the police were in an accordance with the law and in line with the judgment in R (X) v SSHD  EWHC 2954 (Admin). Further any interference with the claimant’s rights under ECHR, art 8 were proportionate.
Jesssica Simor QC was involved in this case.