R (on the application of AS (Lebanon)) v Secretary of State for the Home Department & Another  EWHC 1349 (Admin)
Immigration - Detention - Healthcare
The court refused to issue a mandatory order requiring transfer of the Claimant to a psychiatric hospital as such orders should only be made against Ministers of the Crown in exceptional circumstances.
22 May 2012
(1) The Claimant, a Lebanese national, sought judicial review of his detention pursuant to the Immigration Act 1971. He also sought an interim remedy in the form of either release or transfer to a psychiatric hospital.
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