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- European Courts Issue Important Gay Rights Decisions on November 7. // Lesbian -- Gay Law Notes;Dec2013, p413
The article discusses several European court cases dealing with gay rights issues. It notes the Minister for Immigration and Asylum v. X, Y, & Z case wherein the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg upheld the right of persecuted gay people to seek asylum in Europe. The article mentions the...
- SHORT TAKES: San Francisco, CA. // Advocate;3/6/84, Issue 389, p53
Reports that a petition has been filed in the U.S. Supreme Court requesting a review of the Immigration and Naturalization Service policy of excluding gays from the country.
- NATIONAL: House Bill Would End Antigay INS Policy. // Advocate;4/3/80, Issue 289, p7
Reports on the introduction of a bill in the House of Representatives in the U.S. to amend the immigration law related to gays. Initiation of the bill; Support of the Dutch parliament and Gay Rights National Lobby to the proposal.
- NATIONAL: Judge Rules Gay German Can't Be a U.S. Citizen; Cites 'Moral Decay' // Advocate;4/3/80, Issue 289, p7
Reports on the denial of citizenship status to a homosexual German man by a federal judge in the U.S.
- Looks matter in Iran. // New Internationalist;May99, Issue 312, p6
Reports on the British High Court's hearing of a case brought by Iranian Mherdad Jawwat on whether homosexuals can be considered as a specific group under the 1951 Geneva Convention on Refugees and therefore can claim asylum. Immigration adjudicator's previous ruling related to Jawwat's being a...
- The legal limbo of detention. Perks, Katherine; Clifford, Jarlath // Forced Migration Review;Apr2009, Issue 32, p42
The article discusses the danger to stateless people of indefinite and arbitrary detention. It is said that refugees, migrants, and asylum seekers are frequently detained in camps. The problems which can arise when one government seeks to deport an illegal alien, but there is no home country...
- Race a question in deaths of Africans deported from Europe. Kim, Lucian // Christian Science Monitor;6/11/99, Vol. 91 Issue 137, p6
Reports on the investigation into the deaths of Africans being deported from Europe. How rejected asylum seekers are resisting deportation; Why Germany is a manet for immigrants; The issues of racism and use of excessive violence by immigration officers; Karl Kopp of the human-rights...
- Reid the removal man increases temperature of asylum debate. Carson, Gordon; Brody, Simeon; McCormack, Helen // Community Care;8/31/2006, Issue 1638, p14
The article focuses on the efforts of British Home Secretary John Reid to improve the asylum and immigration systems in Great Britain. Reid plans to eliminate the barriers that are preventing the deportation of those who no longer have right to stay in the country. Reid wants decisions made on...
- A glimpse of what we're fighting for. Rosendall, Richard J. // Bay Windows;6/15/2006, Vol. 24 Issue 26, p11
The article relates the author's experience as a gay man involved with a man named Patrick whose permanent asylum application was denied by Belgium. I was worried that Patrick would lose his appeal and he would be deported back to Africa. One of his uncles there attacked him with a knife in...