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Supreme Court examines unlawful presence and Article 8 rights (R (on the application of Agyarko and another) v Secretary of State for the Home Department)

Supreme Court examines unlawful presence and Article 8 rights (R (on the application of Agyarko and another) v Secretary of State for the Home Department)
Published on: 24 February 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
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Immigration analysis: Are the criteria for granting leave to remain to a non-EEA national who has formed a relationship with a British citizen while unlawfully in the UK compliant with the right to family life? Parminder Saini, barrister, of 12 Old Square, explains the Supreme Court’s answer in R (on the application of Agyarko). or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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