Practice and Procedure

R. (on the application of FRANCIS) v (1) PAROLE BOARD (2) SECRETARY OF STATE FOR JUSTICE (2010)

PUBLISHED February 23, 2010

[2010] EWHC 1428 (Admin)

Where there was a dispute of facts regarding a prisoner's behaviour while released on licence which had contributed to his recall to custody, justice and fairness required the Parole Board to hold an oral hearing when reviewing his case in order to resolve the disputed issues.

QBD (Admin) (Judge Mackie QC)