Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2009] All ER (D) 344 (Jul)
Neutral Citation: [2009] EWCA Civ 825
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Pill, Hooper, Wilson LJJ

Representation Abid Mahmood and Basharat Ali (instructed by Aman Solicitors Advocates) for the claimant.
  Jason Beer (instructed by Treasury Solicitors) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 30 July 2009

Catchwords

Immigration - Leave to enter - Refusal of leave - Appeal - Refugee married after refugee status granted - Spouse of refugee seeking leave to enter - Entry denied - Immigrant claiming refusal of entry amounting to unlawful interference with right to respect for private and family life - , art 8.

The Case

Immigration Leave to enter. Court of Appeal, Civil Division: Art 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights could be engaged in circumstances where a refugee with limited leave to remain married after receiving refugee status and the spouse, who was heavily pregnant, wished to join the refugee.

Practice Areas

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