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By Colin Yeo, Free Movement, 14 November 2012
The President of the Queens Bench Division, Sir John Thomas, has issued a dire warning to solicitors applying for last minute judicial reviews and injunctions in immigration cases. The comments come in the case of R (on the application of Hamid) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2012]...
By Rosalind English, UK Human Rights Blog, 8 November 2012
MF (Article 8 – new rules) Nigeria [2012] UKUT 00393 (IAC) This tribunal decision is the first to tackle the so-called "codification" of Article 8 considerations in immigration law (see Adam's post on the Home Office's proposals earlier this year). Before the new immigration...
By Ed Mynott, 26 October 2012
It is 20 months since the Court of Justice of the European Union issued its judgement in the case of Ruiz Zambrano. At the heart of that judgment was the principle that: "45...Article 20 TFEU [Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union] is to be interpreted as meaning that it precludes a...
By Colin Yeo, Free Movement, 26 October 2012
On Tuesday this week the Court of Appeal handed down two important new cases on deportation. The first is Mohan v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2012] EWCA Civ 1363 and concerns the interaction of family and immigration law. The second is R (on the application of George) v Secretary of...
By Lois Williams, UK Human Rights Blog, 9 October 2012
R (on the application of EH) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2012] EWHC 2569 (Admin) 1 Crown Office Row's Robert Kellar was instructed for the Defendant in this case. He is not the writer of this post. The High Court has ruled that the failure to consider the continued detention...
By Colin Yeo, Free Movement, 4 October 2012
In a case that in some ways exceptional but in many ways entirely ordinary, the UK Border Agency this week rejected an asylum claim by a young Afghan man. The reason the case was exceptional is that he had previously worked with the British armed forces and been horrendously injured in a Taliban...
By Don Flynn, Migrants' Rights Network, 24 September 2012
At any one time there are over 2000 people deprived of their liberty because any UK immigration official considers they have breached a control regulation. In a new book, Alexandra Hall argues that what goes on at the gloomy fringes of the immigration system emerges from principles which define the...
By Nazmun Ismail, 25 July 2012
Nazmun Ismail, barrister, Central Chambers Manchester appeared in KM (Zimbabwe) v SSHD [2012] UKSC 38 The Supreme Court handed down judgment in the appeal of KM on 25 July 2012 along with a joined appeal called RT. It deals with issues of general public importance in relation to the Refugee...
By Ed Mynott, 13 June 2012
On 9 June 2012 the government issued its 'Statement of Intent: Family Migration' which set out how the government expected its long awaited new immigration rules relating to family migration to operate from 9 July 2012 onwards. The 'Statement of Changes in Immigration Rules'...
By Ed Mynott, 10 May 2012
In his opinion for the Court of Justice of the European Union (in Germany v Y and Z, C-71/11, C-99/11) Advocate General Bot has taken the view that the prohibitions in Pakistani law directed against the Ahmadiyya community are likely to constitute a serious infringement of the freedom of religion;...
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