Refugee and Asylum

Top Marks for the Court of Appeal in AAA? The Rwanda Judgment in Brief
July 2023

On 29 June 2023 the Court of Appeal issued its decision in the case of AAA v SSHD [2023] EWCA Civ 745. 10 appellants and Asylum Aid had been given permission to argue 22 grounds of appeal against a decision of the High Court. Ultimately, in a 161-page decision, the Court of Appeal found that the Government’s plans to remove asylum seekers to Rwanda where they will have their cases decided is unlawful as the Rwandan Government cannot safely administer this plan.