Commission refers the disqualification order of Roy Seymour to the Court of Appeal

The Criminal Cases Review Commission has referred to the Court of Appeal the Disqualification Order imposed on Roy Seymour in 2003.

Mr Seymour was tried for rape at Croydon Crown Court in 2003. He was convicted and sentenced to seven years’ imprisonment with a three year extension period. The Judge imposed a Disqualification Order preventing him from working with children for life, under the Criminal Justice and Courts Services Act 2000. Mr Seymour was also required to sign the sex offender’s register for life. He was released from prison in October 2007.