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Failure to carry out proper medical assessment makes detention unlawful

Failure to carry out proper medical assessment makes detention unlawful

This case is an unlawful detention claim based on shocking failures by the Home Office to comply with rules on how victims of torture and trafficking should be treated. In R (SW) v Secretary of State for the Home Department ...

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