News Items from 12 Old Square

Zane Malik Appears for the Home Secretary

 The Court of Appeal allows the Home Secretary’s appeal and quashes the decisions of the Upper Tribunal and the First Tier Tribunal allowing a foreign criminal’s appeal on Articles 3 and 8 grounds. The Senior President of the Tribunals (with whom Lord Justice Davis and Lord Justice Henderson agree), importantly, says that:

Zane Malik Success in the COA

The Court of Appeal handed down its judgment in Anwar v SSHD [2017] EWCA Civ 2134 earlier today. The Court allows this important appeal and concludes that the immigration rules do not of themselves lawfully impose a condition restricting a student’s place of study in the United Kingdom.

Landmark decision in s.10 TOEIC removal Cases

Landmark decision handed down today. The CA holds, amongst other things, that an out of country appeal is not an adequate alternative to judicial review in various s.10 TOEIC removal cases.
Michael Biggs, whose arguments were referred to extensively in the judgment, acted for the appellant RK. The case is one of a string of recent important cases in which Mr. Biggs has appeared.
Zane Malik acted for the appellant AF.
The judgment should be available on BAILII shortly.

Mehtab Malhotra on Deprivation of Nationality - Home Office Failed to Establish Fraud by Appellant- Evidence Inadequate

 Mehtab Malhotra on Deprivation of Nationality - Home Office Failed to Establish Fraud by Appellant- Evidence Inadequate 
See Judgement https://tribunalsdecisions.service.gov.uk/utiac/dc-00020-2016
 

Shahadoth Karim Wins Important Challenge to SSHD Seeking to Remove a British Citizen

 Shahadoth Karim Wins Important Challenge to SSHD Seeking to Remove a British Citizen
 
Please visit the following link for Judgement Miah, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2017] EWHC 2925 (Admin) (17 November 2017)