R. (on the application of Morris) v. The Parole Board and The Secretary of State for Justice


Practice Areas

Public Law

Cases Citation

[2020] EWHC 711 (Admin)

Appeared on behalf of the Secretary of State for Justice before a Divisional Court (Irwin LJ and McGowan J).

The Claimant sought to challenge the Parole Board’s guidance on dealing with un-proven allegations when assessing risk to the public. The Court dismissed the Claimant’s challenge that the SSJ was under a duty to obtain a witness summons to secure statements pertaining to the allegations from the Police.

Related Barristers

Myles Grandison

Myles Grandison
Year of Call: 2002