Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of ALAN WILMOT) v SECRETARY OF STATE FOR JUSTICE (2012)

PUBLISHED November 9, 2012

[2012] EWHC 3139 (Admin)

The Secretary of State for Justice had been entitled not to follow a recommendation of the Parole Board that the claimant life prisoner be transferred to open conditions where the secretary of state considered the recommendation to be irrational in light of a significant body of evidence that the claimant was not ready for such a transfer.

QBD (Admin) (King J)