Rich, Hugo Alistair v Ryan, Brett (Acting in his capacity as General Manager of HM Prison Barwon and for Corrections Victoria) [2017] VSC 607

JUDICIAL REVIEW
Judgment type: 
Supreme Court of Victoria
Judge(s): 
Lansdowne AsJ
Parties: 

Rich, Hugo Alistair v Ryan, Brett (Acting in his capacity as General Manager of HM Prison Barwon and for Corrections Victoria)

Judgment Date: 
11 October 2017
Catchwords: 

JUDICIAL REVIEW - Application for strike out or summary dismissal - Plaintiff contends that a direction by the defendant that he provide a urine sample for testing was ultra vires for failure to comply with a requirement that the sample be tested by an 'officer' - Whether claim is intelligible - Whether it has any real prospect of success - Whether declaratory relief would be granted - Strike out and summary judgment refused - Corrections Act 1986 (Vic) s29A.

Citation: 
[2017] VSC 607