Brian Haw wins in Court regarding Conditions imposed under SOCPA Designated Area around Parliament Square law
Long term peace protester Brian Haw, has won his latest legal case regarding the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005 Designated Area restrictions around Parliament Square and beyond - a welcome surprise.
The BBC reports:
Parliament protester's legal win
Last Updated: Monday, 22 January 2007, 14:29 GMT
Anti-war protester Brian Haw has won his latest legal battle to maintain his demonstration in Parliament Square.
Police claimed Mr Haw, 57, from Redditch, Worcestershire, posed a threat as terrorists could hide bombs under his many banners and placards.
But District Judge Quentin Purdy said he had not breached conditions imposed on him by the Metropolitan Police (Met) as they were unclear and invalid.