Practice and Procedure

HIRST (Appellant) v SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE HOME DEPARTMENT (Respondent) & PAROLE BOARD (Interested Party) (2006)

PUBLISHED July 6, 2006

The scheme under the Crime (Sentences) Act 1997 s.32 for recall to prison of life sentence prisoners who had been released on licence was compatible in principle with the European Convention on Human Rights 1950 Art.5.

[2006] EWCA Civ 945