Come to our South Wales event, organised with Swansea City of Sanctuary, to find out more about immigration detention and how you can be part of the campaign to end this unjust and inhuman policy.read more
By examining the ways immigrant surveillance operates in our higher education institutions, we can oppose the Immigration Acts 2014 and 2016 on the grounds that they, too, turn citizens into border guards and we can protect the social fabric of our multicultural communities.
The Home Office has been found to be routinely imposing curfews (after someone obtained release from immigration detention) without any power to do so. Anyone with a tag/curfew currently, or who has had one in last six years, should read this post.
The new country guidance case on Sudan is called IM and AI (Risks – membership of Beja Tribe, Beja Congress and JEM) Sudan CG  UKUT 188 (IAC) but as Colin Yeo points out, seems to give much wider guidance about return to Sudan generally. The case was heard in July and November 2015, decision was issued on 14 April 2016 but was only published on 22 June 2016.
In February 2016, the Home Office issued new asylum policy guidance on sexual identity issues in asylum interviews. If someone has had their sexuality-based asylum claim refused and they do not feel the interview was conducted in accordance with guidance, this mismatch may be relevant in challenging the refusal.
Immigration and asylum law explained, in accessible language. This is our blog of legal resources for non-lawyers. With explanation of important legal developments in immigration, asylum and human rights law, and links to further resources. more
Info and resources for researching country of origin information for asylum applications. more
Details of immigration detention centres in the UK. more
Search for immigration and asylum legal advisors more