Doughty Street Chambers, London 17th July 2012
THIS SEMINAR HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE RE-SHEDULED IN OCTOBER 2102
This seminar provides basic background knowledge for prison law practitioners on the processes of deportation and removal of foreign national prisoners. The speakers will focus in particular on the legal framework and likely operation in practice of the new Tariff Expired Removal Scheme (TERS). The TERS, brought into force on 1 May 2012 by the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012, now permits the expulsion from the UK of foreign national prisoners serving indeterminate sentences without reference to the Parole Board.
Criteria of the scheme
Consideration of PSI 18/2012
Deportation and Removal Considerations
Consideration of the powers in the Borders Act 2007 and Immigration Act 1971
Removability- how to test if the UKBA/MOJ are right
Speakers will include:
- Hamish Arnott Partner – Bhatt Murphy Solicitors
- Steve Bravery Consultant – Carrington’s Solicitors
- Laura Dubinsky Barrister – Doughty Street Chambers
Hamish Arnott and Laura Dubinsky are authors of LAG 2012 Foreign National Prisoners, Law and Practice
Venue: Doughty Street Chambers, Doughty Street, London. WC1N 2LS
Date: 17th July 2012 Time: 2pm to 5pm. 3 CPD Points (TBC)
This Seminar is just £60 to Members of the APL and £90 to non-members.
Places are limited so early booking is advised
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A flyer for the event can be downloaded here.