R (Amin) v Home Secretary

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R (Amin) v Home Secretary
Issue: Whether the provisions of Art 2 European Convention required a public inquiry into the death of a young Asian man killed by a known-racist cell-mate who had a severe personality disorder.
Court: House of Lords
Neutral Citation:   [2003] UKHL 51
Judge(s): Lords Bingham, Slynn, Steyn, Hope and Hutton
Date: 16 October 2003