Segregation of child at Feltham prison breached human rights
- Related Member(s):
- Sarah Hannett QC, Dan Squires QC
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Civil Liberties and Human Rights
The High Court held that the segregation of a child at HMYOI Feltham breached Article 8 of the ECHR and the Young Offender Institution Rules 2000. The Court also concluded that the failure to provide education breached the Young Offender Institution Rules 2000. The Court dismissed a claim that Article 3 had been breached. Sarah Hannett and Daniel Squires QC were involved in this case. Please see here for further news coverage.