Bridges, Regina (on The Application of) v South Wales Police: CA 11 Aug 2020

Sir Terence Etherton MR, Dame Victoria Sharp PQBD and Lord Justice Singh
[2020] EWCA Civ 1058, [2021] 2 All ER 1121, [2020] 1 WLR 5037, [2020] HRLR 16, [2021] 1 Cr App R 4
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Appeal fromBridges, Regina (on Application of) v The Chief Constable of South Wales Police Admn 4-Sep-2019
The court was asked whether the current legal regime in the United Kingdom is adequate to ensure the appropriate and non-arbitrary use of Automated Facial Recognition technology in a free and civilized society. At the heart of this case lies a . .
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CitedMiller v The College of Policing CA 20-Dec-2021
Hate-Incident Guidance Inflexible and Unlawful
The central issue raised in the appeal is the lawfulness of certain parts of a document entitled the Hate Crime Operational Guidance (the Guidance). The Guidance, issued in 2014 by the College of Policing (the College), the respondent to this . .

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