Smith v Scott (Electoral Registration Officer)

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
Smith v Scott (Electoral Registration Officer)
Issue: Whether a declaration of incompatibility under the Human Rights Act 1998 or a common law declaration should be granted in relation to the law excluding serving prisoners from being able to vote
Court: Registration Appeal Court, Scotland
Reference:   XA33/04
Neutral Citation:   [2007] CSIH 9
Judge(s): Lord Abernethy, Lord Nimmo Smith, Lord Emslie
Date: 24 January 2007