High Court to hear legal challenge against use of isolation booths to discipline pupils
- Related Member(s):
- Sarah Hannett QC, Mark Greaves
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Education Law, Public Law
Sarah Hannett and Mark Greaves, instructed by Dan Rosenberg at Simpson Millar, are acting for a pupil who was disciplined by his school by being sent to an isolation booth for a third of the last academic year. It is argued that the school’s excessive use of isolation booths as a sanction is ultra vires and irrational.
For media coverage of the case see here.