R (on the application of Sehwerert) v ECO Cuba



[2015] EWCA Civ 1141

Junior counsel led by Mark McDonald on an intervention by a group of MPs in an entry clearance application at the Court of Appeal, appealing against the decision of the Home Secretary to refuse entry to one of the Cuban Five. The application was successful and established a firm precedent on the value of parliamentarians’ Article 10 ECHR rights including their entitlement to have information imparted to them. The Applicant was represented by Shivani Jegarajah.

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