Appeal by the claimant, Jonathan Rees, against an assessment of damages (including aggravated and exemplary damages) in a total sum of pounds 155,000. The claim for damages was based on the claimant’s incarceration in prison in circumstances of (as was subsequently established) malicious prosecution and misfeasance in public office.
 EWCA Civ 49
England and Wales
Updated: 09 February 2021; Ref: scu.657311