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The Attorney-General (Minister of Immigration) v. Tamil X and Anor

27 August 2010 | Judicial Body: New Zealand: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Armed groups / Militias / Paramilitary forces / Resistance movements - Crimes against humanity - Exclusion clauses - Serious non-political crime - Standard of proof - Tamil | Countries: New Zealand - Sri Lanka

X v. Refugee Status Appeals Authority; Attorney-General (Minister of Immigration) v. Y

X appeals against the High Court’s refusal to grant judicial review (X & Y v. Refugee Status Appeals Authority, CIV-2006-404-4213) of the RSAA's decision in relation to him (Refugee Appeal Nos. 74796 & 74797, 74796 & 74797). The Attorney-General cross-appeals against the High Court's grant of judicial review to Y and its remittal of her case back to the RSAA for a reconsideration of her refugee status.

20 October 2009 | Judicial Body: New Zealand: Court of Appeal | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Country of origin information (COI) - Crimes against humanity - Exclusion clauses - Persecution based on political opinion - Serious non-political crime - Tamil | Countries: New Zealand - Sri Lanka

Jayasekara v. Minister of Citizenship and Immigration

On appeal from the Federal Court: 2008 FC 238.

17 December 2008 | Judicial Body: Canada: Federal Court of Appeal | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Criminal justice - Drug trafficking - Exclusion clauses - Serious non-political crime | Countries: Canada - Sri Lanka

Jayasekara c. Ministre de la citoyenneté et de l'immigration

On appeal from the Federal Court: 2008 CF 238.

17 December 2008 | Judicial Body: Canada: Federal Court of Appeal | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Criminal justice - Drug trafficking - Exclusion clauses - Serious non-political crime | Countries: Canada - Sri Lanka

Jayasekara v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration)

Application for judicial review. The judgment was further appealed before the Federal Court of Appeal: 2008 FCA 404.

21 February 2008 | Judicial Body: Canada: Federal Court | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Criminal justice - Drug trafficking - Exclusion clauses - Serious non-political crime | Countries: Canada - Sri Lanka

Jayasekara c. Canada (Ministre de la citoyenneté et de l'immigration)

Application for judicial review. The judgment was further appealed before the Federal Court of Appeal: 2008 CAF 404.

21 February 2008 | Judicial Body: Canada: Federal Court | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Criminal justice - Drug trafficking - Exclusion clauses - Serious non-political crime | Countries: Canada - Sri Lanka

X & Y v. Refugee Status Appeals Authority

Application for judicial review of a decision of the RSAA: Refugee Appeal Nos. 74796 & 74797, 74796 & 74797 (19 April 2006). The judgment was subsequently appealed before the Court of Appeal: X v Refugee Status Appeals Authority [2009] NZCA 488 (20 October 2009).

17 December 2007 | Judicial Body: New Zealand: High Court | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Burden of proof - Credibility assessment - Crimes against humanity - Criminal justice - Exclusion clauses - Rule of law / Due process / Procedural fairness - Serious non-political crime - Standard of proof | Countries: New Zealand - Sri Lanka

Pushpanathan v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration)

This amends the reasons for judgment and order in Pushpanathan v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), [1998] 1 S.C.R. 982.

17 September 1998 | Judicial Body: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Drug trafficking - Exclusion clauses - Refoulement - Serious non-political crime | Countries: Canada - Sri Lanka

Pushpanathan c. Canada (Ministre de la Citoyenneté et de l'Immigration)

This amends the reasons for judgment and order in Pushpanathan c. Canada (Ministre de la Citoyenneté et de l'Immigration), [1998] 1 R.C.S. 982.

17 September 1998 | Judicial Body: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Drug trafficking - Exclusion clauses - Refoulement - Serious non-political crime | Countries: Canada - Sri Lanka

Pushpanathan v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration)

On appeal from the Federal Court of Appeal. The reasons for judgment and order were amended by Pushpanathan v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), [1998] 1 S.C.R. 1222.

4 June 1998 | Judicial Body: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law | Topic(s): Drug trafficking - Exclusion clauses - Refoulement - Serious non-political crime | Countries: Canada - Sri Lanka

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