'This excellent book isn't just aware of changes, it understands them thoroughly and manages to explain them, authoritatively and comprehensively, clearly and concisely. It is hard to think of anything a practitioner might need to know that isn't covered here.' --Solicitors Journal
This book is a must-have for prison libraries. --Prison Libraries Journal
About the Author
Simon Creighton is a solicitor and founding partner of Bhatt Murphy. He was based at the Prisoners' Advice Service between 1993 and 1998 as its first lawyer. At Bhatt Murphy, he specialises in prison law, working particularly with life sentenced prisoners. He has worked on many public law challenges and applications to the European Court of Human Rights. He writes extensively on prison law and compiles the twice-yearly prison law update for Legal Action with Hamish Arnott.