Managing citizenship, security, and rights : regulating marriage migration in Europe and North America.
- United Kingdom
Review into the Welfare in Detention of Vulnerable Persons. A report to the Home Office by Stephen Shaw.
"3.71 A surprisingly large number of those who attended the detainee forum I organised had been detained because of allegedly sham marriages. Most had been detained after Home Office interviews in Liverpool or Manchester. The questions they said they had been asked by caseworkers to ascertain whether their marriage was a sham included their knowledge of their wife’s National Insurance number, the colour of her underwear, and her bra size. If this was indeed the case, it is questionable whether such questions were either appropriate or useful."