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

Immigration – Judicial review. As the claimant had advanced no good reasons for the serious and significant delay in filing the application for reconsideration of the master's decision to make no order as to costs below, the appropriate and just course was to determine the application to reconsider by refusing it. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, also made observations on the inclusion in a judicial review claim of a claim for damages under the Human Rights Act 1998, in particular, that it should be properly raised and pleaded.

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