Warner v Riddiford: 12 Feb 1858

The claimant was imprisoned when he was refused permission by police officers, acting on behalf of his employers, to leave the room and go upstairs in his own house.


[1858] EngR 358, (1858) 4 CB NS 180, (1858) 140 ER 1052




England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedJalloh, Regina (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department SC 12-Feb-2020
Claim for damages for false imprisonment brought in judicial review proceedings challenging the legality of a curfew imposed upon the claimant, purportedly under paragraph 2(5) of Schedule 3 to the Immigration Act 1971.
Held: The Court of . .
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Torts – Other

Updated: 14 June 2022; Ref: scu.288829