TITLE

Migration law and HIV/AIDS: "A door closes, but a window opens."

AUTHOR(S)
Papadopoulos, Peter
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
HIV Australia;Sep-Dec2005, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the decisions on cases related to people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) seeking resident visas in Australia. PLWHA generally do not meet the health criteria under the Migration Regulations 1994. A Federal Court decision over the rejection by the Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs of an application by a PLWHA was overturned. Judgment on the Robinson versus Minister for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs case was in favor of the applicant with Down's Syndrome.
ACCESSION #
22790390

 

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