Tag Archives: Courts

Ban preventing asylum seekers from working to be declared unconstitutional in February

The Supreme Court will declare the ban preventing asylum seekers from working here unconstitutional in February. The five-judge court told lawyers for the State that it would make the declaration on 9 February, regardless of the progress the State has made in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Illegal Nigerian immigrant and Irish-born daughter lose appeal over deportation

A Nigerian mother and her Irish-born daughter have lost their appeal claiming the child’s right to education under the Children’s Act 2015 outweighs the State’s entitlement to deport them. The mother and daughter, now aged nine, remained in Ireland illegally … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Convicted Islamic terrorist cannot be deported from Ireland, Supreme Court rules

A convicted Islamic terrorist cannot be deported from Ireland after the Supreme Court ruled the Justice Minister must re-examine his case. Former Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald ordered the deportation of the Algerian, who has been linked to al-Qa’ida. But following … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Judge gives “one last chance” to immigrant criminal with 34 previous convictions.

A judge has agreed to give one last chance to a convicted sex offender who poses a risk to public safety. Munir Ghariani (26) received a suspended jail term last May after he admitted attacking a woman on a street … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Immigrant jailed for sexual exploitation of teenager with autism

A 56-year-old man has been jailed for two and a half years for sexually exploiting a 16-year-old boy with autism by performing a sex act on him in the toilet of a shopping centre in Cork. Dahesh Patel had denied … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

A non-EU parent has a right to residency if their child is an EU citizen

An EU court ruled on the case of a Venezuelan woman who entered the Netherlands as a visitor and had a child with a Dutch national. A non-EU parent has a right to stay in the bloc if their child … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Alleged Islamic terrorist appeals deportation from Ireland

An appeal brought by a man with alleged links to Islamic terrorism against his removal from the State will proceed before the Supreme Court at the end of the month. The court had previously granted the man’s lawyers permission to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment