Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 421 (Oct)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWHC 2182 (Admin)
Court: Administrative Court
Judge:

Rafferty J

Representation Eric Fripp (instructed by Irving & Co) for the claimant.
  Parishil Patel (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State.
Judgment Dates: 29 October 2002

Catchwords

Immigration - Asylum - Appeal - Immigration Appeal Tribunal - Refusal of permission to appeal.

The Case

Notwithstanding that the claimant's appeal to the Immigration Appeal Tribunal was lodged only a few days out of time due to the fault of his legal advisors, the tribunal was, in all the circumstances, entitled to find that there were no special circumstances to justify an extension of time.

Practice Areas

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