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Call for inquiry into restraint

Issue No. 2252

A report into the death of Jimmy Mubenga by the charity Inquest calls for a parliamentary committee inquiry into the use of restraint in deportation.

Mubenga died last year after being forced onto a plane at Heathrow Airport by G4S security during a Home Office deportation to Angola.

Inquest has reported its concerns to the relevant United Nations Special Rapporteurs on Extra Judicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions and other international bodies.

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Tue 17 May 2011, 18:18 BST
Issue No. 2252
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