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Home Office “looking for reasons not to release” man suffering from severe mental illness
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Home Office “looking for reasons not to release” man suffering from severe mental illness

A judge has rebuked the Home Office for failing to release an asylum seeker despite receiving a “Rule 35” medical report stating that he was suffering from a severe mental illness which had deteriorated because of detention. In R (Bah) ...

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