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The Parole Board guidance on re-release test was correct and lawful

R (King) v Parole Board for England & Wales [2016] EWCA Civ 51

Related Member(s):
Hugh Southey QC
Related Practice Area(s):
Prison Law

Appellant challenged the finding that the parole board had applied the correct test when it decided not to re-release him, after he had been recalled to custody as a result of re-offending. Held: The Parole Board guidance as to the test to be applied was correct and lawful.

Hugh Southey QC was involved in this case.