Egypt poised to approve changes to citizenship law
“Withdrawing nationality in accordance with the amendments … is tantamount to a death sentence against the defendants. The affected person will become stateless and thus nonexistent,” Sorour said at a Dec. 20 seminar called “The Legal Confrontation of ...
NS man facing deportation to Somalia to be released, lawyer says
He has said deporting him to Somalia — a country to which he has no ties and where he would be unable to care for his Canadian-born daughter — would be unfair. Abdi's case has become a rallying point for advocates who say it was wrong for the ...
Abdoul Abdi to be set free, but his fight to stay in Canada isn't over
Abdoul Abdi, refugee susceptible to being deported, moved to detention centre in Toronto
Abdoul Abdi to be released from detention, Canada to continue pursuing deportation
Brits in the Netherlands go to court to fight for European citizenship
Several British nationals in the Netherlands are going to court in an effort to keep their European citizenship, despite Britain's plans to pull out of the EU. The case, which will be heard in Amsterdam on Wednesday, revolves around the right to ...
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Judge rules US citizen held in Iraq must be allowed a lawyer
U.S. District Judge Tanya S. Chutkan ruled Saturday night that the American Civil Liberties Union be given “immediate” access to the detainee, either in person or by teleconference, to see if he wants the ACLU or another lawyer to represent him. She ...
American ISIS Suspect Held in Iraq Has Right to Lawyer, Judge Rules
Judge: Gov't Must Give 'Enemy Combatant' US Citizen Access to ACLU Attorney
Judge Sides With ACLU, Ruling American Detainee In Iraq Has Right To Lawyer