'Doctors for Refugees' case

Court: High Court of Australia
Legislation considered: Australian Border Force Act 2015 (Cth)
Links:  Briefing paper

Plaintiff S4/2014 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection (2014) 253 CLR 219

Court: High Court of Australia
Legislation considered: Migration Act 1958 (Cth)

Plaintiff M174/2016 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection [2018] HCA 18

Court: High Court of Australia
Legislation considered: Migration Act 1958 (Cth) 
Links:  Judgment | Submissions and transcript

Chu Kheng Lim and Others v Minister for Immigration, Local Government and Ethnic Affairs and Another (1992) 176 CLR 1

Court: High Court of Australia
Legislation considered: Migration Act 1958 (Cth) 
Links:  Judgment 

Kamasee v Commonwealth of Australia & Ors [2017] VSC 537

Court: Supreme Court of Victoria
Legislation considered: Migration Act 1958 (Cth) 
Links:  Judgment | Submissions and transcript

Plaintiff M96A/2016 & Anor v. Commonwealth of Australia & Anor [2017] HCA 16

This case note provides an overview of key facts and findings of the High Court of Australia in Plaintiff M96A/2016 v Commonwealth of Australia [2017] HCA 16 The case concerns the Commonwealth’s detention of asylum seekers transferred to Australia from Nauru to receive medical treatment. More information about the processing of asylum seekers in Nauru is available through the Kaldor Centre factsheets.

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v SZSSJ; Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v SZTZI [2016] HCA 29

In this case, the High Court considered whether procedural fairness was owed and provided in the International Treaty Obligations Assessment (ITOA) process to asylum seekers affected by the release of personal information on the internet by the Department of Immigration (known as ‘the Data Breach’). The High Court confirmed that procedural fairness is owed in the ITOA process. In this case, procedural fairness was found to be provided to the respondents in spite of the Data Breach, as they were still provided with a full opportunity for their case to be heard.

Plaintiffs S99 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Ors (High Court of Australia, 2016)

Court: High Court of Australia
Legislation considered: Migration Act 1958 (Cth) 
Links:  Transcript

Plaintiff S99/2016 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection [2016] FCA 483

This case note provides an overview of the key facts and findings of the Federal Court of Australia in Plaintiff S99/2016 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection [2016] FCA 483 (Plaintiff S99). The case was originally filed in the High Court before it was referred to Bromberg J in the Federal Court for an urgent hearing and determination.

Plaintiff M68/2015 v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Ors [2016] HCA 1

Court: High Court of Australia
Legislation considered: Migration Act 1958 (Cth) 
Links:  Judgment | Submissions and transcript

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