Re X (anonymity) [2014] EWCA Civ 1009, [2014] MHLO 90

The press has reported this case as follows: a restricted transferred prisoner patient in medium security judicially reviewed the Secretary of State's refusal to grant permission for unescorted community leave; Cranston J refused to make an anonymity order, a decision upheld by the Court of Appeal (Lord Dyson MR; Maurice Kay LJ, VP; Floyd LJ). It is understood that an appeal will be made to the Supreme Court.

Related judgments

R (C) v SSJ [2016] UKSC 2, [2016] MHLO 2

External link

Possible Bailii link (not there when last checked, but it might have appeared since 0700 this morning!)

Guardian, 'Murderer not entitled to remain anonymous while seeking rehabilitation' (Press Association, 16/7/14)