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United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland)

The Court of Session, Scotland's supreme civil court, sits as a court of first instance and a court of appeal. An appeal lies to the House of Lords. The court is divided into the Outer House and the Inner House. The Outer House hear cases at first instance on a wide range of civil matters, including cases based on delict (tort) and contract, commercial cases and judicial review. The Inner House is in essence the appeal court, though it has a small range of first instance business. It is divided into the First and the Second Divisions, of equal authority, and presided over by the Lord President and the Lord Justice Clerk respectively. The Divisions hear cases on appeal from the Outer House, the Sheriff Court and certain tribunals and other bodies. Website: www.scotcourts.gov.uk/session/index.asp
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G.A.O. v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

13 July 2010 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland) | Document type: Case Law

F.H. v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

14 October 2009 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland) | Document type: Case Law

A.A.S. v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

30 April 2009 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland) | Document type: Case Law

A.A.H. v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

23 April 2009 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland) | Document type: Case Law

NO v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

28 March 2008 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland) | Document type: Case Law

AM v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

23 October 2007 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland) | Document type: Case Law

In the petition of JB for judicial review of a decision by the Secretary of State to certify the petitioner's asylum claim in terms of section 96(1)(a)-(c) of the Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002 (as amended)

10 July 2007 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland) | Document type: Case Law

Hamden v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

1 December 2006 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland) | Document type: Case Law

Abel Salam Hamden (also known as Eltayeb Hamdan) v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

1 December 2006 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Session (Scotland) | Document type: Case Law

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