On 12 October 2011, the Supreme Court ruled on the forced marriages case R (Quila) v SSHD  UKSC 45.
It held (Lord Brown dissenting) that a law banning foreign (non-EU) spouses of UK nationals to settle in the UK until they reach the age of 21 was an unlawful interference with the right to private and family life.
3 Hare Court barrister Professor Satvinder Juss acted for the intervener, The Asian Community Action Group.
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October 8, 2021