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Supreme Court hands downs decision in R (AAA & Ors) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (UNHCR intervening) [2023] UKSC 42

The Supreme Court has today handed down its judgment in the appeals arising out of the Home Secretary’s policy to relocate asylum seekers arriving in the UK by small boats or other dangerous journeys to Rwanda to have their asylum…

Supreme Court hands downs decision in R (AAA & Ors) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (UNHCR intervening) [2023] UKSC 42

High Court decision in judicial review claim concerning the provision of accommodation to asylum seekers with eligible care needs under the Care Act 2014

On 30 October 2023, Mr Dan Kolinsky KC (sitting as a Deputy High Court Judge) handed down judgment in R (SB & Anor) v London Borough of Newham [2023] EWHC 2701 (Admin). This is a  claim for judicial review concerning…


The Legal 500 UK Bar 2024

TGC has once again been recognised in the 2024 Legal 500 UK Bar rankings, with 58 individual rankings across 11 practice areas. The Legal 500 UK Bar is a reputable ranking system that recognises the UK’s top barristers and…


New Appointments for TGC Members as Junior Counsel to the Crown

TGC are delighted to announce that Sian Reeves’s application for the Attorney General “A” Panel of counsel has been successful, having previously been on the “B” Panel. We are also pleased to announce that Kathryn Howarth & Saoirse Townshend’s application…


Inquest into three deaths on Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 concludes

On 10 March 2019, 157 passengers and crew on board a Boeing 737 Max, Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, died after it crashed shortly after its takeoff from Addis Ababa airport.   The inquest into the deaths of three British victims on…


Sian Reeves appointed as Assistant Coroner

Temple Garden Chambers is delighted to announce that Sian Reeves is being appointed as Assistant Coroner for South London.  This post is a part-time appointment and Sian will maintain her full practice in Chambers, including in inquests and inquiries.


TGC featured in The Lawyer’s Top 10 appeals of 2023

The Rwanda appeal – AAA and others -v- Secretary of State for the Home Department Sian Reeves, instructed by the Government Legal Department, is part of the counsel team representing the SSHD. ‘It was one of the most prominent…


Divisional Court hands down judgment in judicial review claims challenging removal to Rwanda

On 19 December 2022, the Divisional Court handed down an important judgment in claims for judicial review challenging the government’s proposal to relocate asylum seekers to Rwanda to have their asylum claims determined there. In R (on the application of…


TGC Inquests & Inquiries Newsletter Vol III. July 2022

Welcome to the third edition of the TGC Inquests and Inquiries newsletter, a twice-yearly publication, containing articles on recent key legal developments in these fields, as well as a selection of recent noteworthy cases in which Members of Chambers have…

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Torture victims Dr Al-Jaidah and Mr Al-Hammadi send formal notification of civil claims to Abu Dhabi Media Company PJSC

Dr Mahmoud Abdul Rahman Al-Jaidah and Mr Hamad Mohammed Ali Al-Hammadi have today sent formal letters of claim to Abu Dhabi Media Company PJSC. They are claiming damages in consequence of the broadcast of their private information on the Abu…





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