Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1999] All ER (D) 1388
Court: Queen's Bench Division, Divisional Court
Judge:

Rose LJ and Smith J

Representation Michael Ditchfield (instructed by Kidd & Spoor, Newcastle-upon-Tyne) for the applicant.
  Jenni Richards (instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service) for the respondent.
Judgment Dates: 7 December 1999

Catchwords

Sentence - Commencement - Review of sentence by Court of Appeal - Prison service initially indicating release date - Prison service later indicating later release date - Whether legitimate expectation on part of prisoner that he would be released on date originally notified.

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