Oral Hearings Guide: Parole Board

The Parole Board's Oral Hearings Guide


Oral Hearings Guide

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The Oral Hearings Guide is designed to provide detailed guidance to members on the procedures and practicalities of conducting oral hearings, covering issues members may encounter in advance of the hearing and on the day and dealing with the procedure and substance of issuing directions, making decisions and drafting written reasons.

Published 12 November 2014