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]

Stewart v Birmingham City Council [2018]

This is a claim for judicial review concerning the decision of a local authority that a child was not a "child in need" for the purposes of section 17 of the Children Act 1989, and the consequential refusal to provide the child and her parents with accommodation. It is claimed that the decision was unlawful, … Continue reading Stewart v Birmingham City Council [2018]