High Court case casts doubt on TPVs

Updated 12 Sep 2014, 6:36amFri 12 Sep 2014, 6:36am


A High Court ruling could have implications for thousands of asylum seekers who are not having their claims for asylum processed. It unanimously ruled that the Immigration Minister’s decision to grant a man a temporary visa was invalid. The court has spelled out there are only three lawful reasons for detaining people and said detention is not an end in itself.

Source: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-09-12/high-court-case-casts-doubt-on-tpvs/5738566