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United Kingdom Supreme Court, [2015] UKSC 2019, 20 March 2015 (Pham)


Revocation of British citizenship on national security grounds. Involvement in terrorist activities. Risk of statelessness. 

Normative references

British Nationality Act 1981 (UK)


Even when a naturalized person is stripped of his/her British citizenship on national security grounds, statelessness must be avoided. If the naturalized person lost his/her primary citizenship due to or, anyway, after naturalization, the deprivation decision would result in statelessness.