Unauthorised solitary confinement incompatible with prisoner’s rights – UK Human Rights Blog

Posted October 15th, 2015 in appeals, human rights, news, prisons, Supreme Court by sally

‘The Supreme Court has held that the continuation of a prisoner’s solitary confinement for safety reasons was not authorised under domestic rules and incompatible with the right to private life under Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights (“ECHR”).’

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UK Human Rights Blog, 15th October 2015

Source: www.ukhumanrightsblog.com