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December 2016

StarUgandan transgender man secures refugee status in Edmonton News item summary CA 11 DEC
StarGay Eritrean granted asylum in Israel News item summary IL 10 DEC
StarIsrael to ease citizenship process for same-sex couples News item summary IL 08 DEC
StarMan avoids deportation by convincing Administrative Appeals Tribunal he is gay News item summary AU (QLD) 02 DEC
• Decision: LMYW and Minister for Immigration and Border Protection 2016/3564, [2016] AATA 936 HTML 24 NOV 16

November 2016

StarJudge asks US to reconsider passport for intersex citizen News item summary US (CO) 22 NOV
• Order: Dana Alix Zzyym v. John F Kerry and Sherman D Portell No. 1:15-cv-02362 PDF 91.88kb 22 NOV 16
StarHong Kong govt made same-sex marriage visa exceptions News item summary HK 21 NOV
StarCanada to offer gender-neutral ‘other’ option for visitors News item summary CA (FED) 08 NOV

September 2016

StarGay asylum seeker granted last-minute reprieve from deportation to Uganda News item summary CA (FED) 30 SEP
StarTwo transgender women refused entry at HK airport News item summary HK 26 SEP

August 2016

StarGay Caribbean man granted refugee status after three year fight News item summary CA (FED) 26 AUG
StarUS court denies asylum for bisexual Jamaican felon News item summary US 18 AUG
• Opinion: Ray Fuller v. Loretta E Lynch No. 15-3487 PDF 175.24kb 17 AUG 16
StarNigerian man loses High Court appeal on persecution grounds News item summary IE 11 AUG
StarDenmark gives lesbian refugee last-minute reprieve News item summary DK 01 AUG

July 2016

StarDenmark sends home 3 Ugandan lesbians where they risk being prosecuted News item summary DK 22 JUL
StarQueensland family left in limbo over passport debacle News item summary AU 17 JUL
StarEuropean court strikes against Hungary’s arbitrary detention of LGBT asylum seekers News item summary HU 05 JUL
• Judgment: Case of O.M. v. Hungary No. 9915/15 HTML 307.27kb, 05 JUL 16

June 2016

StarRefusal to grant residence permit to gay couple on family grounds was unjustified discrimination News item summary IT 30 JUN
• Judgment (in French): Affaire Taddeucci et McCall c. Italie No. 51362/09 PDF 583.33kb 30 JUN
StarCourt Grants Review in Gay Man’s Deportation Case News item summary US (FED) 15 JUN
• Order: Carlos Bringas-Rodrigues v. Loretta E Lynch No. 13-72682 PDF 43.29kb 14 JUN 16
StarCCJ dismisses Maurice Tomlinson immigration case News item summary BZ, TT 10 JUN
• Judgment: Maurice Tomlinson v. The State of Belize and Trinidad & Tobago [2014] CCJ1 (OJ) PDF 484.31kb 10JUN 16
StarUnited States Government says Los Angeles Gay Couples 1975 Marriage is Valid News item summary US (FED) 07 JUN

May 2016

StarCourt Of Appeal Dismisses Married Lesbian Couple's Appeal Challenging Removal To India On Human Rights Grounds News item summary UK (E&W) 12 MAY
• Judgment: SB and CB v. Secretary of State for the Home Department [2016] EWCA Civ 451 HTML 12 MAY 16
StarCourt overturns decision to deport gay Caribbean asylum seeker News item summary CA 09 MAY

March 2016

StarBritish lesbian loses Hong Kong legal bid News item summary HK 11 MAR
• Judgment: QT v. Director of Immigration No. 124 of 2014, 11 MAR 16

February 2016

StarCroatia not justified in excluding same-sex couples from family reunification process News item summary HR 23 FEB
• Judgment: Case of PAJIC v. CROATIA No. 68453/13 PDF 473.39kb 23 FEB 16
StarHIV-positive man mistakenly denied tourist visa to Australia News item summary AU 01 FEB

January 2016

StarLithuania refuses to recognise same-sex marriage for residence permit News item summary LT 28 JAN
StarBisexual Jamaican man wins right to stay in the UK after deportation battle News item summary UK 18 JAN

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