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New video on delays in the asylum and immigration process

Legal Updates

A short video about the delays people are experiencing in their legal cases – why they’re happening, how long people are waiting, and what you can do.

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Video update on the asylum and immigration system

Legal Updates

A quick video update on the latest situation in the asylum and immigration system during Covid-19, local lockdowns, and some restarting of the process (for good and bad).

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Great new resource on age assessments from All4One group

Legal Updates

The All4One group has launched a brilliant new resource on age assessments. The All4One group, based with GMIAU, are in Greater Manchester and have themselves experienced age assessments.

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Preliminary information questionnaires: an update

Legal Updates

Back in January 2019, we wrote about the Home Office introducing preliminary information questionnaires to people at or after their asylum screening interview and before the asylum substantive (big) interview.

Now these forms have been in use for a while, there’s a little bit more information about how the Home Office views them.

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New video: fresh claims

Legal Updates

This legal information video from Right to Remain looks at providing new evidence to the Home Office after your asylum claim is “appeal rights exhausted”.

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Changes to the asylum and immigration process due to Covid-19

Legal Updates

Because of the Coronavirus public health crisis, there have been some temporary changes to the asylum and immigration process. This includes to the asylum substantive interview, further submissions, visa extensions, appeal hearings, reporting requirements and detention.

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Book review: (B)ordering Britain

News

Nadine El-Enany’s stirring, important and compelling book argues that “British immigration laws are acts of colonial seizure and violence, obstructing the vast majority of racialised people from accessing the spoils of empire.”

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New guide from Privacy International about social media privacy settings

News

Privacy International have produced a guide is for anyone concerned about their social media accounts being monitored by public authorities – but the guide is especially targeted at people from minority and migrant communities who may be disproportionately affected by various forms of surveillance.

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