I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim

I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim two years since passengers got him taken off flight to Somalia Deportation of Yaqub Ahmed, 32, was halted when passengers staged a mutiny Unaware of his crime, they demanded security guards take him off the aircraft Priti Patel said Home Office doing everything … Read more I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim

I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim

I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim two years since passengers got him taken off flight to Somalia Deportation of Yaqub Ahmed, 32, was halted when passengers staged a mutiny Unaware of his crime, they demanded security guards take him off the aircraft Priti Patel said Home Office doing everything … Read more I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim

Judges will be told what constitutes ‘inhuman or degrading treatment’ in deportation cases

Judges who use human rights laws to block deportations of failed asylum seekers and foreign criminals will be told what counts as ‘inhuman or degrading treatment.’  Home Secretary Priti Patel is considering the move to try to restrict the ability of judges to make ‘subjective’ decisions about what form of conditions deportees would face in … Read more Judges will be told what constitutes ‘inhuman or degrading treatment’ in deportation cases

Police review ‘race hate’ probe into journalist Darren Grimes and David Starkey

Police are set to review a ‘race hate’ investigation against journalist Darren Grimes and David Starkey to ensure it is ‘proportionate,’ after the historian made a ‘damn blacks’ remark during a YouTube interview.   Scotland Yard launched a probe against Grimes for allegedly stirring up racial hatred, after sharing his interview with Starkey online. During the … Read more Police review ‘race hate’ probe into journalist Darren Grimes and David Starkey

Priti Patel to deport homeless people who engage in ‘low level’ crimes

Priti Patel plans to deport homeless people who persistently engage in ‘low level’ crimes such as drug-pushing and ‘dangerous behaviour’ Priti Patel will deport the homeless who repeatedly engage in low level crimes Powers would be used ‘sparingly’ and after individuals refused other measures Ms Patel reportedly wrote to Ministers on Friday to inform them of … Read more Priti Patel to deport homeless people who engage in ‘low level’ crimes

Priti Patel loses deportation fight with Nigerian drugs dealer

Priti Patel loses deportation fight with Nigerian drugs dealer as Appeal Court judges say he can stay in the UK because of human rights laws The man, now 32, was served with a deportation order after his conviction  He was convicted of supplying class A drugs and handed a 4.5 year jail term Argued deportation … Read more Priti Patel loses deportation fight with Nigerian drugs dealer

Priti Patel says asylum system is ‘broken’ as 20 Channel migrants are taken off deportation flight

Priti Patel today branded Britain’s asylum system ‘broken’ after 20 migrants were taken off a new deportation flight to Germany. The Home Secretary sent another handful of migrants back to mainland Europe, but was hit by a flurry of 11th-hour legal challenges. An immigration enforcement charter flight yesterday flew three Iranians, two Eritreans, an Iraqi … Read more Priti Patel says asylum system is ‘broken’ as 20 Channel migrants are taken off deportation flight

HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel addressing the Conservative Party conference

Well, I wouldn’t mess with her. Priti Patel click-clacked on to the podium and fixed her imaginary audience with a cold, hard stare.  Chin out, jawline firm, paws beneath the pulpit. Surely all these illegal Channel crossings would be solved if the Home Secretary simply set up camp down on the white cliffs.  One glare … Read more HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel addressing the Conservative Party conference

Priti Patel vows to overhaul ‘broken’ asylum system

Priti Patel today vowed to stop people ‘taking our country for a ride’ by overhauling the ‘broken’ asylum system and cracking down on migrant crossings. The Home Secretary pledged the ‘biggest overhaul in decades’ as she warned that the current arrangements are not ‘firm or fair’. In her keynote speech to Tory conference, Ms Patel … Read more Priti Patel vows to overhaul ‘broken’ asylum system

Priti Patel vows to overhaul ‘broken’ asylum system

Priti Patel today vowed to stop people ‘taking our country for a ride’ by overhauling the ‘broken’ asylum system and cracking down on migrant crossings. The Home Secretary pledged the ‘biggest overhaul in decades’ as she warned that the current arrangements are not ‘firm or fair’. In her keynote speech to Tory conference, Ms Patel … Read more Priti Patel vows to overhaul ‘broken’ asylum system