*R (on the application of Jollah) v Secretary of State for the Home Department

False imprisonment – Damages. The claimant had been 'falsely imprisoned', having been made subject to an illegal curfew between the hours of 23.00 and 07.00 for a six month period by the Secretary of State. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, further held that a figure of £4,000 was an appropriate award of damages for the illegal detention.

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