The team at UKAJI will now be taking a short summer break until September 2021. Please retain any ideas or drafts for blogs until September as they will not go through the editorial process until then. UKAJI wishes all its readers, contributors, and commenters a safe, enjoyable, and pleasant summer and we look forward to … Continue reading
Immigration complaints (part 3) Robert Thomas (University of Manchester Law School) This is the third blog on immigration complaints. The second blog highlighted the paucity on data on complaint outcomes. This blog presents some new data on immigration detention complaints acquired through an FOI request. It also considers scope for improving the handling of immigration … Continue reading
This month, the Administrative Justice Council (AJC) issued its newsletter for July 2021. The newsletter can be found here: https://mailchi.mp/d4da32687f28/newsletter-5558481 The AJC’s website is available here: https://ajc-justice.co.uk/ and the AJC can be followed on Twitter @ajc_justice.
PHSO starts to regularly publish its casework Below is a short comment from the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman team in relation to the PHSO’s decision to regularly publish its casework decisions online. The new website can be found here: https://decisions.ombudsman.org.uk/ On Thursday 29 April 2021 we started the routine publication of our primary and … Continue reading
The New Plan for Immigration – Selective Protection and the Home Office Proposals for Asylum Law Reform. Gemma Manning, Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Huddersfield Introduction On 24 March 2021 the Home Secretary, Priti Patel, set out her New Plan for Immigration with the purported intentions of increasing fairness and efficiency in the system, … Continue reading