Taylor v United Kingdom (App. No. 2963/12)

Sentence – Custodial sentence. The applicant serving prisoner complained, under art 5(1) of the European Convention on Human Rights, about the delay in the authorities allowing him access to a sex offender treatment programme. The European Court of Human Rights, in dismissing the application, held that a real opportunity for rehabilitation had been provided to the applicant and there had been no unreasonable delay in providing him access to courses.

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