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Updated 14 March 2023: Guardian: Asylum seekers win permission to challenge UK’s Rwanda policy
Ten people from conflict zones threatened with removal to Africa claim there has been a failure to consider risks of deportation
A court of appeal judge has ruled that a group of asylum seekers can bring a legal challenge against the Home Office for what they claim has been a failure to consider the dangers and risks of deporting them to Rwanda.
Lord Justice Underhill, the vice-president of the court of appeal’s civil division, has granted permission for the group to appeal against the government’s controversial policy on some grounds.
Ten asylum seekers from a range of conflict zones including Iran, Iraq and Syria are involved in the legal challenge. They have all been threatened with removal to Rwanda.
[…] A full appeal hearing about the lawfulness of the Rwanda policy will take place from 24-27 April.Continue reading “Exporting people seeking asylum – Rwanda”