The case challenging so-called CRB checks was brought by a 21-year-old man, who was given warnings by police over a bicycle theft, at the age of 11.
He had to disclose that information when he applied for university and a job.
The Court of Appeal has now ruled that the law forcing people to disclose all previous convictions on CRB (Criminal Records Bureau) checks is a breach of human rights.
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