|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 116 (Feb)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Administrative Court (London)|
Sir Michael Harrison sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court
|Representation||Ronan Toal (instructed by Bhatt Murphy) for the claimant.|
|Steven Kovats (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State.|
|Judgment Dates:||9 February 2010|
Immigration - Detention - Unlawful detention - Claimant Somali national held in immigration detention for 30 months - Claimant instituting legal proceedings before European Court of Human Rights and asylum and immigration tribunal - Proceedings likely to take a further 18 months to two years to be resolved - Whether continued detention unlawful.