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Domestic violence settlement applications and appeal rights (R (AT) v Secretary of State for the Home Department)

Published on: 23 November 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Domestic violence settlement applications and appeal rights (R (AT) v Secretary of State for the Home Department)
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  • What was the background to the case?
  • What issues arose for the court’s consideration?
  • What did the court decide, and why?
  • How does the decision fit in with other developments in this area of law?
  • What are the implications for practitioners? What will they need to be mindful of when advising in this area?

Article summary

Immigration analysis: Should a foreign national spouse claiming domestic violence have a right of appeal against a refusal of leave to remain? Lucy Mair, of Garden Court North Chambers, explores the High Court’s answer in R (AT) v Secretary of State for the Home Department. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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