|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 349 (Mar)|
Judge Wilkie QC sitting as a judge of the High Court
|Representation||Rebecca Chapman (instructed by Fisher Meredith) for the claimant.|
|Steven Kovats and Adam Rob (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||22 March 2002|
Immigration - Detention - Habeas corpus - Detention pending deportation - Claimant asylum seeker convicted of indecent assault against a minor - Claimant detained by defendant on basis of fear he would abscond - Claimant contending detention unlawful as defendant having no intention to enforce removal - Whether defendant unlawfully detaining claimant.