Re McKiernan’s Application: 1985

The court found difficulty in drawing a logical distinction between the disciplinary functions of governors and Boards of Visitors.


[1985] NI 385

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CitedAl-Hasan, Regina (on the Application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department HL 16-Feb-2005
Prisoners were disciplined after refusing to be squat searched, saying that the procedure was humiliating and that there were no reasonable grounds to suspect them of any offence against prison discipline. The officer who had been involved in . .
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Northern Ireland, Prisons

Updated: 13 May 2022; Ref: scu.222930