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Proving that immigration officers have used excessive force

Proving that immigration officers have used excessive force

Shittu v The Home Office [2017] EWCA Civ 1748 is a sad case which illustrates how difficult it is to bring legal challenges against the Home Office for using excessive force against migrants during the removal process. Civil claims against the ...

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