R (Haroon Aswat) v Home Secretary

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R (Antoniou) v (1) Central And North West London NHS Foundation Trust, (2) Secretary of State for Health, (3) NHS England
Issue: Whether the extradition of someone wanted in the USA on terrorist charges whose mental health had led to his transfer from prison to hospital in the UK risked breaching Art 3 ECHR; the approach to fresh information following a decision of the European Court of Human Rights.
Court: Administrative Court
Reference:   CO/13747/2013
Neutral Citation:   [2014] EWHC 1216 (Admin)
Judge(s): Lord Thomas CJ, Mitting J
Date: 16 April 2014