US judgment finds Terrorist Screening Database infringes due process rights

The Eastern District of Virginia has found in favour of 23 Muslim Americans who challenged their inclusion on the Terrorist Screening Database (the TSDB watchlist) on the basis that their listing infringes their rights to due process. Memorandum Opinion and Order Case No 1:16-CV-375. The list means being subject to very strict security screening and eing denied access to commercial …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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