High Court ruling restricts councils’ use of ‘catch-all’ injunctions against travellers

A landmark High Court ruling is set to greatly restrict local authorities’ use of open-ended injunctions against unlawful traveller sites that prevent unspecified persons from setting up camp across whole administrative areas, after a judge ruled that such measures must in future be "targeted" and "justified by evidence".

by Court reporter
The Royal Courts of Justice - image: David Castor (CC0)
The Royal Courts of Justice - image: David Castor (CC0)

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