Advocate General appears in UKSC on behalf of the Home Secretary

Office of the Advocate General for Scotland

February 17
12:12 2017

On 15th and 16th of February 2017, the Advocate General for Scotland, Lord Keen of Elie QC represented the interests of the Secretary of State for the Home Department in the UK Supreme Court cases of R (on the application of Byndloss) (Appellant) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Respondent) and R (on the application of Kiarie) (Appellant) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Respondent). Both cases dealt with the issue of whether s.94B of the Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002 complies with the procedural and substantive protections under art.8 ECHR.
You can find a link to the UK Supreme Court website for further details, and to watch a recording of the hearings by clicking here

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