R (on the application of IW) v Secretary Of State For The Home Department

Immigration – Deportation. The claimant Pakistani national issued judicial review proceedings, claiming that his detention despite medical advice that he was not fit to be detained was unlawful. The Administrative Court, in dismissing the application, held that the claimant's detention had been lawful, it had not breached arts 2, 3 and 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights or the defendant Secretary of State's policy. Further, the alleged breach of s 149 of the Equality Act 2010 was wholly unmeritorious.

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