|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 75 (Jan)|
|Neutral Citation:|| EWHC 1124 (Admin)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Administrative Court (London)|
|Representation||Phillippa Kaufmann (instructed by Prisoners' Advice Service) for the claimant.|
|Tim Buley (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State.|
|Judgment Dates:||1 May 2009|
Prison - Prisoner - Management and treatment of prisoners - Transfer to close supervision centre (CSC) - Claimant prisoner involved in serious incident within prison estate - Committee deciding claimant not suitable for transfer to CSC notwithstanding seriousness of incident - Director of High Security not ratifying decision until results of internal prison investigation made known - Committee reversing initial decision following production of internal investigation report - Whether Director having power to overturn committee decision - Whether latter decision of committee irrational.