Category: Human rights

What’s the right approach to Article 8 in ‘foreign criminal’ deportation cases?

Where a foreign national isĀ convicted of an offence and sentenced to at least 4 years imprisonment, the government must make […]

Full judgment in Theresa May’s student fraud scandal

[UPDATE: the Upper Tribunal has now published this case. It is available here, asĀ SM and Ihsan Qadir v Secretary of […]

1 suicide attempt everyday at UK immigration detention centres

There were a shocking 393 reportedĀ attempts across the detention estate in 2015: the highest number on record and an average […]

The awful truth about the detention of torture survivors in the UK

Torture survivors should not normally be detained by the Home Office. But the awful truth is that they are.Ā Regularly.

A very long detention…

Grzegorz Machnikowski v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2015] EWHC 54 (Admin) This is a peculiar case. The […]