Article 8 case list

Article 8 and its relationship with 9 July 2012 immigration changes (HC 194)

MF (Article 8 – new rules) Nigeria [2012] UKUT 00393 (IAC), 31 October 2012 

MS, Re Judicial Review [2013] CSOH 1, 9 January 2013

Ogundimu (Article 8 – new rules) Nigeria [2013] UKUT 60 (IAC), 28 January 2013 

Izuazu (Article 8 – new rules) [2013] UKUT 00045 (IAC), 29 January 2013

Nagre, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2013] EWHC 720 (Admin), 28 March 2013

Weight given to the Immigration Rules in Article 8 cases (pre 2012 changes)

NF (Ghana) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] EWCA Civ 906

Secretary of State for the Home Department v Pankina [2010] EWCA Civ 719

Delay and Article 8

Strbac & Anr v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2005] EWCA Civ 84

Akaeke v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2005] EWCA Civ 947

EB (Kosovo) (FC) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] UKHL 41

Scope of Article 8

Defining what falls within scope of physical and moral integrity; private and family life, etc

AG (Eritrea) v SSHD [2007] EWCA Civ 801: “…while an interference with private or family life must be real if it is to engage art. 8(1), the threshold of engagement (the “minimum level”) is not a specially high one.”

MA (Afghanistan) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (a.k.a. Afshar v Secretary of State for the Home Department) [2006] EWCA Civ 1440

MT (Zimbabwe) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2007] EWCA Civ 455

MS (Ivory Coast) v SSHD [2007] EWCA Civ 133

RO (India) v Entry Clearance Officer [2008] EWCA Civ 1525

ZB (Pakistan) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2009] EWCA Civ 834

MM (Tier 1 PSW; Art 8; “private life”) Zimbabwe [2009] UKAIT 00037

Maslov v Austria [2009] INLR 47

Patel, Modha & Odera v. ECO (Mumbai) [2010] EWCA Civ 17

HK (Turkey) v. SSHD [2010] EWCA Civ 583

Ogundimu (Article 8 – new rules) Nigeria [2013] UKUT 60 (IAC)

Article 8 and Proportionality: general

AB (Jamaica) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2007] EWCA Civ 1302

Huang v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2007] UKHL 11

AG (Eritrea) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2007] EWCA Civ 801

Beoku-Betts v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] UKHL 39

Chikwamba (FC) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] UKHL 40

TG (Central African Republic) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] EWCA Civ 997

RU (Sri Lanka) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] EWCA Civ 1551

VW (Uganda) and AB (Somalia) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2009] EWCA Civ 5

Valentin Batista v The Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 896

QJ (Algeria) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 1478

Mumu (paragraph 320; Article 8; scope) [2012] UKUT 00143 (IAC)

Proportionality and Article 8: removal cases

R (Razgar) v. Sectretary of State for the Home Department [2004] UKHL 27

Chengjie Miao v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2006] EWCA Civ 75

N v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2006] EWCA Civ 414

E v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2006] EWCA Civ 835

U v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2006] EWCA Civ 938

RA (Iraq) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (a.k.a. A v Secretary of State for the Home Department) [2006] EWCA Civ 1144

VW (Uganda) and AB (Somalia) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2009] EWCA Civ 5

Proportionality and Article 8: deport cases

Boultif v Switzerland (2001) 33 EHRR 50

Uner v Netherlands [2007] INLR 273 

AB (Jamaica) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2007] EWCA Civ 1302

AF (Jamaica) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2009] EWCA Civ 240

DS (India) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2009] EWCA Civ 544

AR (Pakistan) v. Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 816

HM (Iraq) v The Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 1322

JO (Uganda) JT (Ivory Coast) v The Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 10

KB (Trinidad and Tobago) v. Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 11

HK (Turkey) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 583

Nunez v  Norway (App no. 55597/09) [2011] ECHR 1047

Butt v Norway (App no. 47017/09), 4 December 2012

Antwi and Others v Norway (App no. 26940/10) 14 February 2012

AM v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2012] EWCA Civ 1634

Sanade and others (British children – Zambrano – Dereci) [2012] UKUT 48(IAC)

Proportionality and Article 8: Right to Health

AJ (Liberia) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2006] EWCA Civ 1736

AE (Ivory Coast) v SSHD [2008] EWCA Civ 1509

JA (Ivory Coast) and ES (Tanzania) v SSHD [2009] EWCA Civ 1353

RS (Zimbabwe) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] EWCA Civ 839

BL (Serbia) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] EWCA Civ 855

DM (Zambia) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2009] EWCA Civ 474

Entry Clearance Officer, Mumbai v NH (India) [2007] EWCA Civ 1330

R (on the application of Razgar) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2003] EWCA Civ 840

International law and Article 8

AR (Pakistan) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 816

ZH (Tanzania) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2011] UKSC 4

Article 8 and vulnerable minors

CL (Vietnam) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] EWCA Civ 1551

BL (Serbia) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] EWCA Civ 855

EM (Lebanon) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] UKHL 64

MK (Somalia) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] EWCA Civ 1453

QJ (Algeria) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 1478

Article 8 and the Best Interests of the Child (s.55, Borders and Citizenship Act 2009)

MK (best interests of child) India [2011] UKUT 00475 (IAC)

AJ (India) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2011] EWCA Civ 1191

LD (Article 8-best interests of child) Zimbabwe v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] UKUT 278 (IAC)

ZH (Tanzania) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2011] 2 AC 16

E-A (Article 8 – best interests of child) Nigeria [2011] UKUT 00315 (IAC)

EM and Others (Returnees) Zimbabwe CG [2011] UKUT 98 (IAC)

D Lee v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2011] EWCA Civ 348

R (on the application of Tinizary) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2011] EWHC 1850 (Admin)

Omotunde (best interests – Zambrano applied – Razgar) Nigeria [2011] UKUT 247 (IAC)

Tologiwa v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2012] EWHC 2386 (Admin)

Z, Re Judicial Review [2012] CSIH 87

R (on the application of OA) v Secretary of State for Home Department [2012] EWHC 3128 (Admin)

HH v Deputy Prosecutor of the Italian Republic, Genoa [2012] UKSC 25

AC v Polish Judicial Authority [2012] EWHC 3201 (Admin)

SG (child of a polygamous marriage) Nepal [2012] UKUT 265 (IAC) [2012] Imm AR 939

Azimi-Moayed and others (decisions affecting children; onward appeals) Iran (Rev 1) [2013] UKUT 197 (IAC) (26 April 2013) 

SM & Anor v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2013] EWHC 1144 (Admin) (08 May 2013) 

Mundeba (s.55 and para 297(i)(f)) Democratic Republic of Congo [2013] UKUT 00088 (IAC)

LH (Nigeria) & Anor v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2013] EWCA Civ 26

SS (Nigeria) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2013] EWCA Civ 550 (22 May 2013) 

Interaction of family and immigration proceedings

MS (Ivory Coast) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2007] EWCA Civ 133

Mohan v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2012] EWCA Civ 1363

RS (immigration and family court proceedings) India [2012] UKUT 00218 (IAC)

Nimako-Boateng (residence orders – Anton considered) [2012] UKUT 00216 (IAC)

RS (immigration/family court liaison: outcome) [2013] UKUT 00082 (IAC)

Evidence in Article 8 cases

VW (Uganda) and AB (Somalia) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2009] EWCA Civ 5

AR (Pakistan) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 816

AJ (Liberia) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2006] EWCA Civ 1736

AE (Ivory Coast) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2008] EWCA Civ 1509

N v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2006] EWCA Civ 1166

 

List originally compiled by Amanda Walker, now of Mansfield Chambers