Houchin v Lincolnshire Probation Trust: CA 18 Jun 2014

The appellant a 76 years old life sentence prisoner claimed for misfeasance in public office; and it is brought against the respondent on the ground that it is vicariously liable for the actions of one of its employees, who had recommended his return to closed conditions. He now appealed against summary dismissal of his case

Patten, Lewison, Sharp LJJ
[2014] EWCA Civ 823
England and Wales

Prisons, Torts – Other

Updated: 04 December 2021; Ref: scu.526725