Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2012] All ER (D) 156 (Aug)
Neutral Citation: [2012] EWHC 2389 (Admin)
Court: Queen's Bench Division, Administrative Court (London)
Judge:

Fulford J

Representation Christopher Buttler (instructed by Steel & Shamash) for the claimant.
  Christine Cooper (instructed by LB Croydon Legal Services) for the local authority.
Judgment Dates: 29 August 2012

Catchwords

Immigration - Asylum seeker - Child - Asylum seeker claiming to be child - Defendant local authority determining asylum seeker's age - Asylum seeker challenging local authority's age assessment - Whether local authority correctly assessing asylum seeker's age - .

The Case

Immigration Asylum seeker. The Administrative Court, in judicial review proceedings, determined the claimant asylum seeker's date of birth in accordance with the assessment of defendant local authority's social workers.

Practice Areas

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