*RE v United Kingdom (App. No. 62498/11)

Human rights – Right to respect for private and family life. The European Court of Human Rights held that, insofar as the applicant complained about the covert surveillance of legal consultations, there had been a violation of art 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights. However, there had been no violation insofar as the applicant complained about the covert surveillance of consultations between detainees and their appropriate adults.

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