Case: UKSC 2020/0022. Sutherland (AP) (Appellant) v Her Majesty’s Advocate (Respondent) (Scotland)


Issues:Are prosecutions based on the covert sting operations of "paedophile hunters" compatible with the right to private life and correspondence?Facts:This case is about how the authorities should approach the activities of "paedophile hunters". These are self-appointed groups of vigilantes who impersonate children in order to expose people who they... (see full summary)

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