Migration and Refugees

European Court Rules on Revocation of Refugee Status after Allegations of Terrorism (June 24, 2015)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On June 24, 2015 the Court of Justice of the European Union (the Court)

UN Refugee Agency Publishes Manual on Case Law of European Regional Courts (June 24, 2015)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On June 24, 2015, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) released a manual titled “The Case Law of the

European Court of Human Rights Rules on Rights of Refugees Displaced by Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict (June 16, 2015)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On June 16, 2015, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (the Court) held in Ch

Court of Justice of the European Union Rules States May Require Civic Integration Examination for Long-Term Residence Status (June 4, 2015)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On June 4, 2015, the Court of Justice of the European Union (the Court)

Operation "Sovereign Borders": the High Court of Australia Considers Implications of International Law

Introduction

On January 28, 2015, the High Court of Australia (Australia’s highest court) issued a decision examining the question of where to take a person who flees a country for fear of persecution and is intercepted in international waters by national authorities. The judgment arose from operation “Sovereign Borders,” Australia’s latest effort to stem the flow and resultant loss of life of people travelling without authorisation to Australia by sea.

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19
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12
Author: 
Stephen Tully and Michael Smith
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UNHCR Publishes Recommendations to Address Challenges in Asylum System (April 6, 2015)

Author: 
Monica Moyo

On April 6, 2015, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) published a report titled Greece as a Country

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International Refugee Law & Displacement: New Voices

Author: 
Michael D. Cooper

Mention refugee law or displaced persons to any lawyer vaguely familiar with the field, and several names come quickly to her mind—Jim Hathaway (our moderator),