Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of PAUL ROWE) v (1) PAROLE BOARD (2) SECRETARY OF STATE FOR JUSTICE (2013)

PUBLISHED June 25, 2013

[2013] EWHC 3838 (Admin)

In refusing to recommend that the claimant prisoner be transferred to open conditions, the Parole Board had erred by failing to balance the risk that he posed against the benefits that a transfer to open conditions would bring.

QBD (Admin) (King J)