(1) Diego Andres Aguilar Quila & Amber Aguilar (2) Shakira Bibi & Suhyal Mohammed (Appellants) v Secretary Of State For The Home Department (Respondent) & (1) Advice On Individual Rights In Europe (Aire Centre) (2) Southall Black Sisters & Henna Foundatio


A refusal to grant a marriage visa to a foreign national, as a spouse of a person settled in the United Kingdom, where either party to the marriage was aged under 21, in accordance with the Immigration Rules r.277, breached the rights under the European Convention on Human Rights 1950 art.8 of those affected. There was insufficient evidence to establish that the interference with art.8 rights caused by the application of r.277 was justified.

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