R (Brooke) v Secretary of State for Justice

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R (Brooke) v Secretary of State for Justice
Issue: Whether the differential treatment in terms of release before the statutory entitlement to release of long-term prisoners and those liable to deportation breached Art 14 and 5 ECHR; whether the policy breached s71(1)(b) Race Relations Act 1976.
Court: Administrative Court
Reference:   CO/12084/2008
Neutral Citation:   [2009] EWHC 1396 (Admin)
Judge(s): Sir Anthony May P, Blake J
Date: 15 May 2009