Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 182 (Oct)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Civ 1403
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Lord Phillips MR, Chadwick and Keene LJJ

Representation Manjit Gill QC, Christopher Jacob and Femi Omere (instructed by Berryman Shacklock, Nottingham and White Ryland) for the claimants.
  Monica Carrs-Frisk QC and Lisa Giovannetti (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State.
Judgment Dates: 14 October 2002

Catchwords

Immigration - Asylum - Fear of persecution - Change of circumstances - Designation of country as being generally free from risk of persecution - Claimants alleging presence of compelling reasons preventing their return - Claimants not prevented from being returned as lacking refugee status - Determination of status as refugee - Interpretation of international treaty - 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees, art 1C(5).

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