KM (Algeria) v the Secretary of State for the Home Department [2017] EWCA Civ 2662

Was it contrary to the interests of justice and a procedural irregularity for the Upper Tribunal to determine the appeal in KM’s absence, and without giving him a further opportunity to attend by adjourning the hearing. It was held that what is or is not required in the interests of justice will depend on the … Continue reading KM (Algeria) v the Secretary of State for the Home Department [2017] EWCA Civ 2662

Sargsyan v. Azerbaijan (Decision) (App no. 40167/06)

Human rights – Private life – inability to return to the village where one was born and spent much of one’s life affected private life - cultural and religious attachment to the graves of late relatives might also fall within the notion of private and family life Citation: Sargsyan v. Azerbaijan (Decision) (App no. 40167/06)

F v Bevandorlasi es allampolgarsagi Hivatal (Directive 2011/95/EU) Case C-473/16

This request for a preliminary ruling concerns the interpretation of Article 1 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union and Article 4 of Directive 2011/95/EU on standards for the qualification of third-country nationals or stateless persons as beneficiaries of international protection. The applicant, a Nigerian national claims that he had a well-founded … Continue reading F v Bevandorlasi es allampolgarsagi Hivatal (Directive 2011/95/EU) Case C-473/16