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Aggravated damages for unlawfully detained hunger striker

Aggravated damages for unlawfully detained hunger striker

A rough sleeper from Poland has obtained extra damages for unlawful detention because he went on hunger strike in detention. Holownia v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2019] EWHC 794 (Admin) is about the appropriate level of damages ...

Alex is a pupil barrister at Garden Court Chambers and teaches Public Law at the London School of Economics.