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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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Course Aims:

In this CPDcast, Sarah Pinder from Renaissance Chambers discusses some of the most recent decisions challenging Home Office decisions relating to children’s best interests. She sets out the court’s approach and the issues for practitioners to consider when dealing with immigration matters relating to children.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand what is meant by ‘children’s best interests’ in an immigration law context;
  • Be aware of how s.55 of the Borders, Citizenship and Immigration Act 2009 impacts upon immigration cases;
  • Have considered some of the most important judicial review decisions relating to children’s best interests.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Case Update
Legal Principles
Legislative Updates
Sources and References:
  • Borders, Citizenship and Immigration Act 2009;
  • MK (best interests of child) India [2011] UKUT 00475 (IAC);
  • R (on the application of Alladin) v Secretary of State for Home Department [2013] All ER (D) 140 (May);
  • Sanade and others (British children - Zambrano – Dereci) [2012] UKUT 48 (IAC);
  • SM and TM and JD and Others v SSHD [2013] EWCA 1144 (Admin);
  • UN Convention of the Rights of the Child 1989;
  • ZH (Tanzania) [2011] UKSC 4.
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In this CPDcast, Sarah Pinder from Renaissance Chambers discusses some of the most recent decisions challenging Home Office decisions relating to children’s best interests.

Date Recorded: 10th September 2013

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