Teshome v Lord President of the Council

Elections – Electoral registration. The claimant Dutch citizen and serving prisoner issued proceedings for wrongful deprivation of his right to vote in local and European Union Parliament elections. His tariff had been completed and he was deported two days later. The Divisional Court, in dismissing the application, found that the claimant had suffered no deprivation and that there had been no discrimination. It further refused to refer a question to the Court of Justice of the European Union.

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