Thousands of refugees and asylum seekers in the UK are homeless, destitute and living in poverty. Banned from working and barred […]
The Justice Gap blog have kindly published an updated version of my post about the detention of mentally ill persons […]
Indefinite immigration detention can have a disastrous effect on mental health. In 2015 alone, there was an average of one […]
[UPDATED 7 July 2016]: What’s ‘unduly harsh’ on the children and partners of ‘foreign criminals’ in Article 8 deportation appeals?
[UPDATE 7 July 2016: The full decision is now available here. To give you an overview: Lord Justice Laws gives the […]
My latest article is in the Justice Gap blog today. It’s about the High Court’s recent judgment in a case concerning […]
Where a foreign national is convicted of an offence and sentenced to at least 4 years imprisonment, the government must make […]
[UPDATE: the Upper Tribunal has now published this case. It is available here, as SM and Ihsan Qadir v Secretary of […]
There were a shocking 393 reported attempts across the detention estate in 2015: the highest number on record and an average […]
Hundreds? Thousands? 48,000? Up to 50,000? It’s not clear.