"I have never welcomed the weakening of family ties by politics or pressure" - Nelson Mandela.
"He who travels for love finds a thousand miles no longer than one" - Japanese proverb.
"Everyone has the right to respect for his private and family life, his home and his correspondence." - Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights.
"When people's love is divided by law, it is the law that needs to change". -
David Cameron.

Wednesday, 11 September 2013

MPs launch Early Day Motion condemning 'Go Home' posters.

http://www.migrantsrights.org.uk/news/2013/mps-launch-early-day-motion-condemning-go-home-posters

http://www.parliament.uk/edm/2013-14/488
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Medical treatment human rights cases and Rose Akhalu.

http://www.freemovement.org.uk/2013/09/11/medical-treatment-human-rights-rose-akhalu

The case of Rose Akhalu (health claim: ECHR Article 8) [2013] UKUT 400 (IAC) offers a glimmer of hope to some migrants dependent on health care in the UK facing removal. These cases can involve people being sent to their country of origin to die an avoidably early and unpleasant death. It is an extraordinarily difficult and emotive subject and has been covered here on this blog before (GS (India) and medical treatment cases)...

Previously :
http://britcits.blogspot.co.uk/search/label/roseline%20akhalu
http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/the-northerner/2013/jul/29/nigerian-transplant-patient-roseline-akhalu-wins-asylum

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