Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of W) v (1) SECRETARY OF STATE FOR JUSTICE (2) PAROLE BOARD (2009)

PUBLISHED September 30, 2009

[2009] EWHC 2503 (Admin)

A young offender who had been wrongly recalled to prison could nevertheless be lawfully detained by the operation of the Criminal Justice Act 2003 s.255D. The parole board had been justified in concluding that there was a risk that he would cause serious harm if released.

QBD (Birmingham) (Judge Frances Kirkham)