Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of JONATHAN LUNN) v GOVERNOR OF MOORLAND PRISON (2006)

PUBLISHED May 25, 2006

A prisoner had not been "unlawfully at large" within the meaning of the Prison Act 1952 s.49 where, as a result of a mistake in the drafting of the order for his imprisonment, he had been released on licence earlier than he should have been.