Court of Appeal dismisses appeal in X passport case
- Related Member(s):
- Sarah Hannett QC
The Court of Appeal found that the refusal of the Secretary of State for the Home Department to allow the appellant to apply for or be issued with a passport with an “X” marker in the gender field, indicating gender “unspecified”, does not breach ECHR, articles 8 and 14 and is lawful.
Sarah Hannett, led by Sir James Eadie QC, appeared on behalf of the Secretary of State in R (Elan- Cave) v SSHD  EWCA Civ 363.
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