Appeal against Blackburn death crash driver ruling
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) will appeal against a ruling preventing the deportation of an asylum-seeker who left a girl dying under a car.
Immigration Minister Damian Green made the announcement hours after the prime minister expressed anger at the case.
Iraqi Kurd Aso Mohammed Ibrahim was jailed for four months after knocking down Amy Houston in Blackburn in 2003.
On Thursday, the 33-year-old was told he could remain in the UK as he had fathered children there.
Abbie Jones reports.
17 Dec 2010
- From the section UK