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Tribunals: Witnesses

Volume 485: debated on Tuesday 16 December 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice what recent representations he has received from expert witnesses before the Asylum and Immigration Tribunal who consider that their professional reputation has been damaged as a consequence of tribunal judgments. (243472)

The Asylum and Immigration Tribunal recently received a complaint from an expert witness. This was investigated and it was found that the complaint was as a result of an administrative error, and not a tribunal judgment. The tribunal service have apologised for its error.