*LW and others v Sodexo Ltd and another

Prison – Management and treatment of prisoner. Despite all of the measures put in place by the second defendant Secretary of State, they had not been adequate and effective to prevent breaches of art 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights at a prison in relation to the unlawful strip-searches of the claimants because they had not been adequate or effective in ensuring that the first defendant Sodexo had had proper and suitable systems in place for training its staff on strip-searching. However, the Administrative Court found no breach of art 3.

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