SA and Others v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2018] CSIH 71

This is an appeal against a refusal of petition for judicial review of a decision of the Upper Tribunal. There are two issues. The first is whether the Lord Ordinary erred in his approach to the substantial merits of the case; specifically in relation to his interpretation of paragraph 276ADE(1) of the Immigration Rules and … Continue reading SA and Others v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2018] CSIH 71

Shote, R (On the Application Of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2018]

This claim for judicial review concerns the legality of immigration detention on the basis that there was no prospect of removal (Hardial Singh principle).   Citation: Shote, R (On the Application Of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2018] EWHC 87 (Admin)

MG, R (On the Application Of) v The Secretary of State for the Home Department [2018]

This claim concerns a judicial review challenge by a Namibian national who entered the UK in 2006, overstayed her leave, thereafter committed several criminal offences and is subject to deportation. The issues are whether the Defendant's refusal to treat the Claimant's various sets of further submissions as fresh claims within the meaning of paragraph 353 … Continue reading MG, R (On the Application Of) v The Secretary of State for the Home Department [2018]

R (on the application of ESSEX COUNTY COUNCIL) v SECRETARY OF STATE FOR EDUCATION (2016)

The claimant local authority applied for judicial review of the defendant secretary of state's decision to reduce funding for childcare, quality and access projects that could be carried forward into the following financial year. In November 2007 the secretary of state had announced a new grants scheme known as the Sure Start Early Years Childcare … Continue reading R (on the application of ESSEX COUNTY COUNCIL) v SECRETARY OF STATE FOR EDUCATION (2016)