Mateta and Others, Regina v: CACD 30 Jul 2013

Each appellant had been convicted upon their admission on legal advice of attempting to rely upon a false travel document to secure entry to the UK as a refugee. In each case a defence may have been available under section 31 of the 19 Act.

Leveson, Fulford LJJ, Spencer J
[2013] EWCA Crim 1372, [2013] 2 Cr App R 35, [2014] Crim LR 227, [2014] 1 All ER 152, [2014] 1 WLR 1516
Bailii
Identity Cards Act 2006 25(1), Identity Documents Act 2010 4, Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 31
England and Wales

Crime

Updated: 21 November 2021; Ref: scu.516013