R (Baia and another) v. Secretary of State for the Home Department – WLR Daily

Posted May 29th, 2007 in human rights, immigration, law reports, marriage by sally

R (Baia and another v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

“The statutory scheme requiring permission by the Home Office for marriage by people subject to immigration control or those who had entered the United Kingdom illegally contravened arts 12 and 14 of the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms which guaranteed the right to marry and the right not to be discriminated against for reasons of nationality or religion.”

WLR Daily, 23rd May 2007

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

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