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Home Office belatedly issues guidance on Operation Nexus

Operation Nexus was officially launched in November 2012, a law enforcement initiative aimed at deporting more ‘high harm’ foreign nationals….

24th April 2017 By Nick Nason

January 2017 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the January 2017 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. This episode I start with a few EU…

20th April 2017 By Colin Yeo

Court of Appeal decides Supreme Court ruling in Hesham Ali is already redundant

Well, that did not take long. The Court of Appeal has in the case of NE-A (Nigeria) v Secretary of…

18th April 2017 By Colin Yeo

Can President Assad’s wife be deprived of her British citizenship on public good grounds?

The “Liberal” Democrats are apparently calling for President Assad’s wife to be deprived of her British citizenship. I am loathe…

17th April 2017 By Colin Yeo

Court of Appeal gives guidance on meaning of ‘unlawful residence’

The case of Akinyemi v SSHD [2017] EWCA Civ 236 concerns the deportation of a man born and raised in…

11th April 2017 By Nick Nason

General grounds for refusal: criminal convictions, public good, character, conduct and associations

Criminal convictions and other signs of poor character can, unsurprisingly, negatively affect applications for leave to enter or remain in…

6th April 2017 By Colin Yeo
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