R (Manning and another) v DPP

Authors / Contributors: Bridget Dolan KC , Debra Powell KC
R (Manning and another) v DPP
Issue: Issue: Whether the DPP was obliged to give reasons for his decision not to prosecute a prison officer for the manslaughter of an inmate; whether the decision was proper.
Court: Administrative Court
Reference:   CO/2054/99
Judge(s): Lord Bingham CJ and Morison J
Date: 17 May 2000