*Metropolitan Police Commisisoner v Ahsan

Terrorism – Prevention of. In the first case in which an application for a notification order under the Counter-Terrorism Act 2008 had been contested in respect of a person convicted outside the United Kingdom of a corresponding foreign offence, the Administrative Court refused the order. Given the United States judge's finding that the defendant did not pose a threat, the Metropolitan Police Commissioner had not established that interference with the defendant's rights under art 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights had been justified.

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