ECJ Grand Chamber – Electronic communications – Directive 2006/24/EC – Publicly available electronic communications services or public communications networks services – Retention of data generated or processed in connection with the provision of such services – Validity – Articles 7, 8 and 11 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union
V Skouris, P
 WLR(D) 164,  All ER (EC) 775,  1 QB 127, ECLI:EU:C:2014:238,  2 All ER (Comm) 1,  3 WLR 1607,  3 CMLR 44, C-293/12, C-594/12
Directive 2006/24/EC, Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union
Opinion – Digital Rights Ireland v The Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources etc ECJ 12-Dec-2013
ECJ Opinion – Electronic communications – Directive 2006/24/EC – Retention of data generated or processed in connection with the provision of electronic communications services – Validity – Article 5(4) TEU – . .
Cited – Davis and Others, Regina (on The Application of) v Secretary of State for The Home Department and Others Admn 17-Jul-2015
The applicants said that section 1 of the 2014 Act was unlawful in that it went against decisions of the European Court.
Held: Section 1 was indeed inconsistent with European Union Law. Section 1, of the Act should be disapplied: (1) insofar . .
Cited – Secretary of State for The Home Department v Watson MP and Others CA 30-Jan-2018
Consideration of case after reference to ECJ.Held: it is appropriate to grant declaratory relief, limited to the context of the prevention, investigation, detection and prosecution of criminal offences, to the effect that DRIPA was inconsistent with . .
Cited – Nouazli, Regina (on The Application of) v Secretary of State for The Home Department SC 20-Apr-2016
The court considered the compatibility with EU law of regulations 21 and 24 of the 2006 Regulations, and the legality at common law of the appellant’s administrative detention from 3 April until 6 June 2012 and of bail restrictions thereafter until . .
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Updated: 01 November 2021; Ref: scu.551309