Black cab rapist Worboys denied open prison move two years before being cleared for release – and lawyers warn …

BLACK cab rapist John Worboys was denied a move to an open prison two years before he was cleared for release.

His switch from a Category A prison was blocked because he refused to admit his crimes.

 Black cab rapist John Worboys was blocked from moving to an open prison two years ago
Black cab rapist John Worboys was blocked from moving to an open prison two years ago

Yet two years later, the Parole Board said he could go free in a decision that has provoked outrage.

His victims do not believe that anything has changed in such a short time to warrant freeing Worboys, who has served just nine years in prison.

Their lawyer, Richard Scorer, said: “This development is deeply troubling and raises numerous, urgent questions.

“What could possibly have changed so drastically that the board feel Worboys is now safe

Read more at: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/5358004/black-cab-rapist-john-worboys-open-prison-block/