19 December 2011

Recent Comments on Legal Decisions

Anniversary to Celebrate (UNHCR Malta, Dec. 2011) [text]
- Note re. Malta's Constitutional Court that found that two Somalis "had been denied their rights when they had been forcibly returned to Libya after arriving here in 2004."

Citizenship and the European Court on Human Rights: The Case of Genovese v. Malta (Statelessness Programme Blog, Dec. 2011) [text]
- Note re. a "case relating to gender discrimination in Maltese nationality law."

Court of Justice’s Judgment on the Exclusion Clauses: Hope for Ex-Khad/Wad Members in the Netherlands? (SSRN, Dec. 2011) [text]
- Analysis re. European Court of Justice's "interpretation of Article 12(2) of the Qualification Directive on the situation of ex-Khad members in the Netherlands on whom Article 1F of the Refugee Convention is applied."

"ECtHR Allows Extradition to Rwanda of Alleged Hutu Genocidaire with Refugee Status in Denmark; UNHCR does not Intervene," Fahamu Refugee Legal Aid Newsletter, no. (Dec. 2011) [text]
- Scroll to p. 10.

Eleventh Circuit on FGM, Senegal, Relocation: Seck v. Atty. Gen. (Immigration Law Community, Dec. 2011) [text via CRGS]
- "The Court vacated and remanded a decision by the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) that denied asylum to a woman from Senegal."

French Roma Policy Violates European Social Charter (Strasbourg Observers, Dec. 2011) [text]
- Summary of European Committee of Social Rights decision.

"Trends and Inconsistencies in Immigration and Refugee Board Case Decisions," Poster at Western Migration Conference Series, London, Ontario, 28-30 April 2011 [access]
- "[I]llustrates the need for reform to correct current inconsistencies in the IRB decision-making process."

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