Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 16 (Mar)
Court: Administrative Court

Silber J

Representation Justine Fisher (instructed by Powell & Co) for F.
  Kristina Stern (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State.
Judgment Dates: 4 March 2002


Human rights - Inhuman and degrading treatment - Immigration - Appeal - Reason for decision - Asylum - Claimant a Kosovar Albanian - Claimant claiming to have been raped by Serbian soldiers - Claimant contending removal from UK violating Convention - Secretary of State refusing application - Claimant appealing - Special adjudicator refusing to allow adjournment to obtain medical report - Special adjudicator refusing to have regard to medical report after appeal - Whether special adjudicator in error - European Convention on Human Rights, art 3.

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