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Aggravated damages for “distressing and traumatic” detention

Aggravated damages for “distressing and traumatic” detention

Last week Suraj Saptoka was awarded £24,515.43 by order of a Deputy High Court judge for false imprisonment in Sapkota v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2017] EWHC 2857 (Admin). Mr Saptoka had been unlawfully detained for 36 days ...

Clare is a public law teaching fellow at University College London.