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December 2015

StarJudge quashes lesbian asylum seeker ruling News item summary IE 13 DEC
• Judgment: O.P.E. (Nigeria) and Refugee Appeals Tribunal [2015] IEHC 748, 27 NOV 15

StarSame-sex partners to get rights in February News item summary BM 07 DEC

November 2015

StarGroundbreaking same-sex ruling News item summary BM 27 NOV
• Judgment: Bermuda Bred Company v. The Minister for Home Affairs and The Attorney General 2015 No. 40 pdf 489.08kb 27 NOV 15

StarPremier: Immigration rules could allow same-sex couples to co-habit legally News item summary KY 23 NOV
• Office of the Premier: Re: Recognition of same-sex unions PDF 68.36kb, 21 OCT 15

StarNinth Circuit Upholds Gay Man's Deportation to Mexico News item summary US 20 NOV
• Opinion: Carlos Alberto Bringas-Rodriguez v. Loretta E Lynch No. 13-72682 PDF 139.89kb 19 NOV 15

StarUK Court Rules Immigrant Spouses Must Speak English News item summary UK 18 NOV
• Judgment: R (on the application of Ali) (Appellant) v. Secretary of State for the Home Department (Respondent), R (on the application of Bibi) (Appellant) v. Secretary of State for the Home Department (Respondent) 2015] UKSC 68 PDF 311.29kb 18 NOV 15

StarHome Office denies asylum to gay man that 'failed to prove' sexuality News item summary UK 17 NOV

October 2015

StarUS Department of State Takes Small but Important Step to Protect Spouses of Same-Sex Asylum Seekers News item summary US (Fed) 30 OCT

StarFijian-Indian lesbian wins deportation fight News item summary NZ 04 OCT
• Deportation (Non-Resident) Decision: DEVI, Sangeeta No. 501973 PDF 21 APR 15

September 2015

StarDutch government admit Russian LGBTIs are in danger, offer asylum News item summary NL 08 SEP

StarCourt Suspends Deportation Of Transgender Immigrant, Citing Dangers In Mexico News item summary US (CA) 04 SEP
• Opinion: Edin Carey Avendano-Hernandez v. Loretta E Lynch No. 13-73744 PDF 258.97kb, 03 SEP 15

April 2015

StarEgypt Court Rules Homosexual Foreigners Can Be Deported, Banned From Entry News item summary EG 14 APR 15

March 2015

StarGay Egyptian man granted refugee status News item summary NZ 26 MAR
• Decision: AM (Egypt) [2014] NZIPT 800656 PDF 63.24kb, 24 NOV 14

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