Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2009] All ER (D) 317 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2009] EWCA Civ 1065
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Rix, Moses and Rimer LJJ

Representation Benjamin Hawkin (instructed by Christchurch) for the claimant.
  David Pievsky (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State. 
Judgment Dates: 16 July 2009

Catchwords

Immigration - Appeal - Asylum and Immigration Tribunal - Reconsideration of decision - Claimant entering United Kingdom from Nigeria with leave to remain as student - Claimant applying for further leave to remain - Secretary of State refusing further application as claimant not demonstrating that he would be able to support himself without recourse either to employment, engagement in business or public sources - Claimant appealing to Asylum and Immigration Tribunal - Senior immigration judge finding immigration judge erring but dismissing appeal - Whether senior immigration judge erring.

The Case

Immigration Appeal. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division allowed the claimant's appeal against an unsuccessful appeal from a decision to refuse the grant of extension for leave to remain as a student.

Practice Areas

If you are a LexisLibrary subscriber you can read more about this case here.