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Belgium Condemned for Degrading Treatment of Roma Family of Asylum Seekers (July 16, 2015) by Nicolas Boring

On July 7, 2015, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) rendered a Chamber judgment in ...

Topic: Asylum; Human rights and civil liberties; Immigration
Jurisdiction: Belgium; European Court of Human Rights

Proposal to Increase Immigration Controls (July 10, 2015) by Constance Johnson

The Danish government recently announced plans to re-establish border controls to combat illegal immigration and smuggling. ...

Topic: Immigration; Smuggling; Undocumented immigrants
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Regulations Aimed at Stemming Parental Kidnapping Take Effect (June 08, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom

On June 1, 2015, South African immigration regulations imposing certain rules on parents and others traveling ...

Topic: Crimes against children; Government documents; Immigration
Jurisdiction: South Africa

New Immigration Law Enacted (June 05, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom

On May 25, 2015, outgoing Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan signed into law new immigration legislation that ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Immigration; Specialized courts
Jurisdiction: Nigeria

Re-Entry Restrictions for Illegal Migrants (February 27, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On January 12, 2015, amendments to the Federal Law on Exit from and Entry into the ...

Topic: Border security; Immigration
Jurisdiction: Russia

High Court Temporarily Suspends Parts of Security Laws (Amendment) Bill (January 02, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom

On January 2, 2015, Kenya's High Court temporarily suspended, pending a full hearing, the implementation of ...

Topic: Asylum; Human rights and civil liberties; Immigration; National security; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Kenya

Asylum Procedure Act Amended to Restrict Applicants from Balkan States (December 19, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

The Bundesrat (Federal Council), the upper house of Germany's parliament, has passed amendments to the country's ...

Topic: Asylum; Immigration
Jurisdiction: Germany

Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Tables New Bill on Cultural Practices (December 04, 2014) by Tariq Ahmad

On November 5, 2014, Canada's Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, Chris Alexander, announced the tabling of ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal code; Immigration; Marriage and family status
Jurisdiction: Canada

Agreements on Goals of Common Plan to Prosecute Human Traffickers (October 24, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

On September 25, 2014, high ranking government officials from the Justice Departments of El Salvador, Guatemala, ...

Topic: Human trafficking; Immigration; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Central America; Mexico; United States

Plan to Curb Migration to the U.S. (October 16, 2014) by Norma Gutierrez

On September 23, 2014, the Foreign Ministers of Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras submitted to U.S. ...

Topic: Immigration; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Central America

Agreement to Collaborate on Human Trafficking (September 30, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

In September 2014, attorneys general from Mexico, the United States, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras met ...

Topic: Human trafficking; Immigration; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Central America; Mexico; United States

Abolition of Crime of "Illegal Immigration" and the Mare Nostrum Policy (September 24, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

In recent years, Italy has dealt with increased illegal immigration coming through its southern border through ...

Topic: Administrative remedies; Boundaries; Crime and law enforcement; Human rights and civil liberties; Immigration
Jurisdiction: Italy

Postponed Implementation of Provisions on Parental Kidnapping (September 22, 2014) by Hanibal Goitom

On September 16, 2014, South African Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba announced that the implementation ...

Topic: Child custody; Families ; Immigration
Jurisdiction: South Africa

Immigration of Same-Sex Spouses Under the Law of Return (August 14, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On August 12, 2014, Israel's Minister of Interior, Gideon Saar, instructed the Population and Immigration Authority ...

Topic: Immigration; Same-sex marriage
Jurisdiction: Israel

Begging to Become Illegal Again (July 16, 2014) by Peter Roudik

As of July 1, 2014, Norwegian municipalities have the right to make begging illegal. Members of ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Immigration; State and local government
Jurisdiction: Norway

Global Strategy to End Detention of Refugees Includes Suggested Legal Reforms (July 10, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On July 3, 2014, the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) issued ...

Topic: Asylum; Child welfare; Immigration; Refugees
Jurisdiction: United Nations

New Rules on Unaccompanied Minors Entering the EU Illegally (July 09, 2014) by Theresa Papademetriou

On June 26, 2014, the European Commission adopted a proposal to amend EC Regulation No. 343/2003, ...

Topic: Asylum; Child welfare; Immigration; Undocumented immigrants
Jurisdiction: European Union

Agreement on Unaccompanied Children (July 08, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

In June 2014, authorities from Mexico, the United States, Canada, and the Central American countries met ...

Topic: Immigration; International affairs; Undocumented immigrants
Jurisdiction: Canada; Central America; Mexico; United States

No Violent Fans for the World Cup (June 23, 2014) by Eduardo Soares

On June 10, 2014, the Ministry of Justice published Administrative Act No. 933, which provides that ...

Topic: Border security; Immigration; Sports and recreation
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Combined Residence and Work Permit Implemented for Some Foreign Workers (April 28, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

From April 1, 2014, qualified foreign nationals who come to the Netherlands to work for a ...

Topic: Immigration; Labor
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

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Last updated: July 16, 2015