Israelis Judges In Charge Of British Legal System Rule Innocent Man Cannot Have His Picture And Details Removed From Police Database

“But long-term activist Mr Catt argued that, since he has never been convicted of any crime, officers were not justified in recording the details. Lawyers for Mr Catt claimed that he is “logged and recorded wherever he goes” and that the surveillance at more than 55 protests had a “chilling effect” on people exercising the right to protest.

But Lord Justice Gross and Mr Justice Irwin sitting in the High Court refused to order police to remove references to him from the database, saying that recording his actions was a “predictable consequence” of regularly attending demonstrations.”