Practice and Procedure

R (on the application of WILLIAM BROOKS) v PAROLE BOARD & ANOR (2004)

PUBLISHED February 10, 2004

[2004] EWCA Civ 80

The parole board was entitled to consider hearsay evidence from probation officers of a rape allegation made against a prisoner, where the complainant had declined to attend the prisoner's parole hearing and no witness summons had been issued.

CA (Civ Div) (Kennedy LJ, Clarke LJ, Wall LJ)