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High Court upholds failing system of suicide reports in detention centres
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High Court upholds failing system of suicide reports in detention centres

The High Court has decided that rule 35(2) of the Detention Centre Rules is not unlawful, despite acknowledging the overwhelming evidence that it has failed to protect the welfare of detainees who are at risk of suicide. In R (IS ...

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