A Medical Justice: fast track deportation illegal

A challenge to 'no notice' removal by the Medical Justice was successful. The High Court found removing individuals without prior notice is unlawful. The judge added...
A challenge to 'no notice' removal by the Medical Justice was successful. The High Court found removing individuals without prior notice is unlawful. The judge added, the policy failed to ensure that those who received reduced periods of notice were able to obtain legal advice before they were removed.

The Secretary of State for the Home Department was granted permission to appeal to the Court of Appeal on the basis that the case raise issues of public importance.

The SSHD has however amended their policy by removing the provision for 'no notice' removals. Click here to access that guidance.

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