Rabbani v Director of Public Prosecutions

Terrorism – Terrorism offences. The appellant's appeal by way of case stated against his conviction for wilfully obstructing or seeking to frustrate a search or examination, contrary to the Terrorism Act 2000 Sch 7 para 18(1)(c), was dismissed. The Divisional Court rejected the appellant's contentions that the prosecution was required to adduce evidence relevant to the legality of the decision to stop and examine a person under Sch 7 and that relevant safeguards were insufficient.

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