In recent news the Court has ruled that the Extinction Rebellion arrests were unlawful. The Police had no power to impose a ban preventing 2 or more Extinction Rebellion protesters from taking part in protests under the Public Order Act.
Senior Associate Solicitor & Head of Public Law, Civil
MW anticipate this will now lead to lots of claims against the police for unlawful arrest and detention by members of Extinction Rebellion. At MW Solicitors we have specialist Solicitors with experience dealing with Actions Against the Police cases.
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At McMillan Williams, our mission is to "To make quality legal services accessible to everyone" including those who wish to pursue an action against the police or other authority, Our Team can help you with claims against the police for unlawful arrest and detention and other matters.
We offer a range of alternative funding options including Legal Aid and conditional fee agreements (no win no fee) to ensure that you get the justice you need.