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Bloomsburry Family law


Charity law update

Douglas G Cracknell examines: human rights; sport; Finance Act 2000; VAT concessions; charitable bank; hedge funds; commercial partners; registered social landlords; SORP review; financial reserves; annual report; and finding trustees

Westminster City Council v National Asylum Support Service [2002] UKHL 38

Public and Administrative Law - Judicial Review - Housing - Council assessed community care needs of asylum seeker who was infirm - Council and not National Asylum Support Service had to pay for providing accommodation - Asylum seeker who was not able-bodied came within National Assistance Act 1948, s 21(1)(a) and was not excluded by s 21(1A) - Existence of duty under s 21 excluded infirm asylum seeker from consideration for asylum support under Immigration and Asylum Act 1999, Pt VI