Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1999] All ER (D) 1357
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Stuart-Smith, Ward and Hale LJJ

Representation Richard Plender QC and Shahram Taghavi (instructed by Gill & Co) for the applicant.
  John Howell QC and Robin Tam (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State.
Judgment Dates: 2 December 1999


Immigration - Leave to enter - Refugee - Asylum - Fear of persecution - Whether home state's ability to provide protection against ill-treatment by non-state agents relevant to question whether applicant's fear amounting to fear of persecution.

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