R (on the application of Help Refugees Ltd) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (AIRE Centre intervening)

Immigration – Asylum seeker. The defendant Secretary of State's decision to resettle 480 unaccompanied asylum-seeking children from within Europe, under the Immigration Act 2016 s 67, had been lawful. The Divisional Court, in dismissing the claimant charity's application for judicial review, rejected contentions including that the consultation had been unfair, the conclusion had been irrational and that the Secretary of State had failed to comply with the duty under s 67.

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