Case Law: Butt v Home Secretary: Government press release identifying “extremist hate speaker” was “opinion” – Natasha Holcroft-Emmess

5 11 2017

In the case of Butt v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2017] EWHC 2619 (QB) Nicol J held that a Government Press Release  which meant that the claimant,  Dr Salman Butt, was an extremist hate speaker constituted a statement of opinion, not of fact. Read the rest of this entry »