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Dossier of Failure - Windrush and the Hostile Environment

JCWI (The Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants) & Liberty have today [Monday 23rd April] called for the appointment of an Independent Commission to review the workings of the Home Office

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Shadow Home Secretary Commits Labour Party to a 'Humane' Immigration Policy

JCWI's response to the speech made this morning by the Shadow Home Secretary, Rt Hon Diane Abbott MP concerning Labour's proposals for future immigration policy in the UK.

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Leaked Home Office proposals on EU immigration post Brexit - JCWI reaction

Reacting to leaked Home Office proposals for harsh measures on EU immigration post-Brexit,

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Supreme Court ‘deport first, appeal later’ judgment: a robust defence of supremacy of rule of law

In a unanimous ruling, the Supreme Court has today struck down the controversial policy introduced by Theresa May as Home Secretary to force convicted foreign offenders to appeal deportation from a

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95% increase in EU citizens leaving the UK to move home – Quarterly Migration Statistics

Today’s quarterly migration statistics show that the number of EU citizens returning home has almost doubled from 21,000 to 43,000. This is a jump of 95%.

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JCWI condemns Conservative pledge to raise spouse visa income threshold

JCWI condemns the pledge contained in the Conservative manifesto to raise the income threshold for spouse visas for individuals from outside the European Economic Area above its current level of £1

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