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- Court of Appeal (Civil)
- High Court (Admin Court)
- Article 3: Freedom from torture and inhuman or degrading treatment
- Article 8: Respect for your private and family life, home and correspondence
- Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and its Optional Protocol (CRPD)
- Great Britain
A severely disabled man had his care package cut by the local council. It meant that he would lose a team of carers who had been supporting him to live independently for 20 years. We intervened to support his legal challenge that the decision broke equality and human rights laws and breached the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
Challenging the Home Office’s Removal Notice Window (RNW) policy (R ((1) FB & (2) Medical Justice) v SSHD)
We intervened in a challenge regarding a Home Office policy, which gave people sometimes as little as 72 hours’ notice before they can be deported from the UK without further warning. The policy was ruled to be unlawful by the courts.