September 15, 2011
A student who was arrested under the Terrorism Act and kept in custody for six days has been awarded £20,000 compensation by the police.
Rizwaan Sabir, 22, who was studying for a master’s at Nottingham University, was arrested after downloading a terrorist manual for his research on al Qaeda.
Police arrested him on the university campus on May 14, 2008 on suspicion of possessing extremist material.
This article was posted: Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 6:25 am