R (on the application of O and another) v Secretary of State for the Home Department

Immigration – Trafficking people for exploitation. There was a restrained timescale for victim identification under the National Referral Mechanism and that restraint was the obligation to determine cases in a reasonable period. However, the Administrative Court, in dismissing the claimants' applications for judicial review, held that the delay of 34 and 19 months in the claimants' cases had not been so egregious as to be unlawful when looked at in isolation.

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