26th June 2015
Court suspends UK’s ‘unfair’ fast-track asylum appeals system 1
2:27 PM — The Court of Appeal has ordered the suspension of the UK’s ‘fast-track' system for asylum seeker appeals – which could be good news for LGBT asylum seekers battling deportation.
29th May 2015
Bisexual asylum seeker Orashia Edwards released after deportation cancelled 2
2:37 PM — A bisexual asylum seeker has won a temporary reprieve - after plans to deport him to Jamaica were put on hold.
28th April 2015
Gay Iranian: Lib Dem Simon Hughes ‘saved my life’ and helped me escape the death penalty 2
3:14 PM — A gay Iranian man has credited Liberal Democrat Minister Simon Hughes with "saving his life" - by helping him to escape the death penalty.
9th June 2014
UK: Lesbian at risk of deportation to Nigeria will send sex video to help her case 20
11:42 AM — A lesbian who is at risk of being deported to Nigeria has said she will hand over home videos of her having sex to the Home Office.
9th February 2011
Ugandan asylum seeker wins case review 9
11:19 AM — A Ugandan asylum seeker has won the right to stay in the UK until her case is reviewed. The 29-year-old lesbian says she will be killed if sent home because gay people are persecuted in Uganda.
3rd February 2011
Fresh appeal for lesbian asylum seeker 12
2:18 PM — A fresh appeal will be held for Ugandan asylum seeker Brenda Namigadde next week. The 29-year-old lesbian says she will be killed if deported from the UK to her home country.