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Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (Appellant) v MM (Respondent) (Scotland)

Reporting restrictions

Please note that there is a Reporting Restrictions Order in this case. These restrictions apply to members of the public using Twitter or other social media channels in the same way as they do to professional journalists.

Full details relating to these Reporting Restrictions are outlined below at the bottom of this page.

Judgment date

18 Jul 2019

Neutral citation number

[2019] UKSC 34

Case ID

UKSC 2017/0215


Lady Hale, Lord Kerr, Lord Hodge, Lady Black, Lord Sales

Judgment details

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18 Jul 2019 Judgment summary
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09 Apr 2019 Morning session Afternoon session

Reporting Restrictions

Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (Appellant) v MM (Respondent) (Scotland)

Case ID: UKSC 2017/0215

There are strict reporting restrictions in place, because:

THE COURT ORDERED that no one shall publish or reveal the name or address of the Respondent who is the subject of these proceedings or publish or reveal any information which would likely lead to the identification of the Respondent or of any member of his family in connection with these procedings.