High Court rules that jobseekers do not have to disclose minor crimes
Decision by the English High Court that two individuals, P and A did not require to disclose offences committed 16 years ago in one case, and 33 years ago in the other. It was held that the requirement contravened article 8 of the European Convention on Human RightsLink to article
Category: Human Rights » Employment; Private and family life. Keyword(s): Criminal convictions. Area(s) of law: Employment; Public Sector; Crime.