R (on the application of BA (Eritrea)) v Secretary of State for the Home Department; R (on the application of ST (Sri Lanka)) v Secretary of State for the Home Department

Immigration – Detention. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, ruled on two appeals heard together as they raised common issues and, in particular, gave guidance on when a report by an appropriate medical practitioner, pursuant to r 35 of the Detention Centre Rules 2001, SI 2001/238, could be said to constitute independent evidence of torture.

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