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

Immigration – Detention. The Administrative Court held that the claimant Afghani national's detention had been unlawful as having been in conflict with art 28(1) or (2) of Regulation (EU) No 604/2013 of the European Parliament and Council, as if there had been a significant risk of absconding, there had then been no objective criteria for determining the risk. However, the claimant had not been a child when he had been detained and when his age had been assessed.

Category: