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Case Law [2016] UKSC 3 (27/01/2016)

Type: Judgment

Authority: National Courts United Kingdom Supreme Court (England)

Date: 01/27/2016

Subject: The decision of the United Kingdom Supreme Court rejects the appeal of a person suspected to be a terrorist, whose bank accounts had been blocked, according to the UN resolution n. 1267 (1999) (which also involved the well-known case Kadi of the EU Court of Justice), for the alleged relation with Al-Qaeda: however, the Court limits its assessment on such case, in the light of the difficulties for a national court to deal with such issues and the legitimacy of an order founded on a UN resolution

Parties: Youssef v Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

Original language: English

Classification: Justice - Art. 47 Right to an effective remedy before a tribunal - General theme

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