Police spy unit kept detailed record of 86-year-old John Catt's presence at more than 55 demonstrations over four-year period.An 86-year-old man is launching a landmark lawsuit against police chiefs who labeled him a "domestic extremist" and secretly recorded his political activities in minute detail.
The police had detailed how the Brighton pensioner took out his sketchpad and made drawings of demonstrations he attended. Also logged were slogans on his clothes and details of his appearance, such as "clean-shaven".
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