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54-day stopover counts as “in transit” for Refugee Convention

54-day stopover counts as “in transit” for Refugee Convention

In Idahosa v R [2019] EWCA Crim 1953 the Court of Appeal has ruled that an asylum seeker who had stopped over in the United Kingdom for 54 days en route to Canada can rely on the exception to false ...

Alex is a barrister at Garden Court Chambers