Bruton v Governor of HMP Swaleside and another

Prison and Secretary of State breaching serving prisoner's privacy, confidentiality and legal privilege – . The Administrative Court allowed the claimant serving prisoner's application for judicial review of the defendants' failure to comply with their duties to protect his right to privacy, confidentiality and legal privilege in correspondence and communications with his legal representatives and others. The defendants had failed in their duty to properly apply applicable law and policy, to afford the claimant access to justice and had infringed his rights under art 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights.

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