BBC News - Asylum seeker awarded wrongful detention compensation
Asylum seeker awarded wrongful detention compensation
Nemah Shehadeh Nemah Shehadeh has launched a fresh claim for asylum in the UK
An asylum seeker has been awarded £36,000 damages against the UK government for wrongful detention.
Nemah Shehadeh, who lives in Glasgow, was held after an attempt to deport her to Jordan failed in January 2008 when she claimed to be a Palestinian.