Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of (1) F (BY HIS LITIGATION FRIEND F) (2) THOMPSON (Respondents) v SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE HOME DEPARTMENT (Appellant) (2010)

PUBLISHED April 21, 2010

[2010] UKSC 17

The Sexual Offences Act 2003 s.82 was incompatible with the European Convention on Human Rights 1950 art.8 in subjecting sex offenders sentenced to 30 months or more to notification requirements for the rest of their lives without the opportunity for review.

SC (Lord Phillips JSC, Lord Hope JSC, Lord Rodger JSC, Lady Hale JSC, Lord Clarke JSC)