A High Court judge ordered the UKBA to stop removing foreign nationals from the UK with little or no warning

Written by Emma Ginn
Update on Medical Justice Judicial Review

A High Court judge ordered the UKBA to stop removing foreign nationals from the UK with little or no warning after individuals were denied access to justice in the process.

Immigration officers have descended on vulnerable people late at night and transported them under guard to early morning flights a few hours later.  Medical Justice, a charity that provides independent medical advice to immigration detainees, claims that some people were not able to contact a legal representative and challenge their removal. Mr Nyam, a seriously ill man, was arrested last month for removal to Cameroon in a manner that a judge described as “completely unconscionable” (see case-study below). Continue reading “A High Court judge ordered the UKBA to stop removing foreign nationals from the UK with little or no warning”