- Ministry of Justice, HM Courts & Tribunals Service, and First-tier Tribunal (Asylum Support)
- Decision date:
- 3 October 2012
- Section 4(1) (support for persons who are neither an asylum seeker nor a failed asylum seeker)
- Section 4(1) - other
- Storey, S
- Reference number:
Asylum Support Tribunal decision of Judge Storey on 3 October 2012.
Whether the Secretary of State should exercise her discretion to provide the appellant with support in demonstrating exceptional or compelling circumstances – applying Section 4(1)(b) of the 1999 Act.
Concerns expressed about a lack of a published policy on the part of the Home Office.
Consideration of whether Article 3 or Article 8 rights are breached by dismissal of the appeal.
Read the full decision in FAI v SOS AS_12_09_28892
Decision date: 3 October 2012
Sub-category: Section 4(1) - other
Judges: Storey, S
Reference number: AS/12/09/28892