R (on the application of T) v Chief Constable of Greater Manchester and others  EWCA Civ 25 CA
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Criminal records: Blanket requirement for disclosure of all convictions and cautions incompatible with European Convention on Human Rights
- 18 April 2013
In R (on the application of T) v Chief Constable of Greater Manchester and others  EWCA Civ 25 CA, the Court of Appeal held that aspects of the regime of criminal records certificates and enhanced criminal records certificates under the Police Act 1997 and the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975, requiring the disclosure of all police cautions to prospective employers, are incompatible with art.8 of the European Convention on Human Rights.
- 30 January 2013
The Court of Appeal has held that the system for the disclosure of individuals' criminal records to employers breaches the European Convention on Human Rights.