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European Court of Human Rights awards substantive damages for breach of detention policy
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European Court of Human Rights awards substantive damages for breach of detention policy

The European Court of Human Rights has developed Article 5 ECHR beyond domestic law and potentially created a dramatic increase in the amount of damages payable for unlawful detention caused by a breach of detention policy. VM v United Kingdom ...

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