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Court prefers evidence of detention centre doctor in giving only nominal damages for a year’s unlawful detention

Court prefers evidence of detention centre doctor in giving only nominal damages for a year’s unlawful detention

R (Aboro) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2018] EWHC 1436 (Admin) is an unlawful detention claim about how conflicting psychiatric evidence should be interpreted. The Secretary of State relied upon the evidence of a detention centre doctor, ...

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