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Our Cases

 

Below is a representative sample of our hard-fought/won reported cases over the years:

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1.  Magoya v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), 2019 FC 1353    

    (judicial review — Article 1 F (b) — crime — seriousness — Jayaserkara — refugee — remitted to a differently constituted RAD panel)


2.  X (Re), 2018 CanLII 96920 (CA IRB) — 2018-01-03

    (serious possibility of persecution — minority clan — viable internal flight alternative — Hargeisa — Somaliland — wife's family)

 

3.  X (Re), 2016 CanLII 108074 (CA IRB) — 2016-07-21

    (UNICEF identification (ID) card — Somalia — credibility — member — bias — reasons — dictated — draft decision)


4.  X (Re), 2016 CanLII 107262 (CA IRB) — 2016-02-26

    (nexus to a ground — re-determination by a differently constituted — forward looking risk — evidence — refugee)


5.  Abetew v. The Taxicab Board, 2013 MBCA 19

    (taxicab licence — show cause — failure to provide reasons — procedural fairness — cancelling)


6.  Abetew v. The Taxicab Board, 2012 MBCA 80

    (leave — taxicab — provide reasons — conceding — allegation)  


7.  Adeleye-Olusae v. Manitoba, 2011 MBQB 146

    (record — access to information — signatories — disclosure — sealed affidavit)


8.  Azgaou v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), 2010 CanLII 94741

     (marriage — wedding — family — knowledge — couple)

         

9.  Ogidan v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), 2009 CanLII 89354

     (marriage — visa officer — compatibility — find — genuine)

          

10.  Synodinou v. Canada (Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness), 2008 CanLII 76648

     (common-law partner — removal — stay — parole — passport)

          

11.  Rey-Dimaapi v. Canada (Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness), 2008 CanLII 35154

     (misrepresentations — removal — find — best interest of the child — compassionate considerations warrant special relief)


12.  Woldeselassie v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), 2006 FC 1540  (PDF)

      (sponsor — s.117(9)(d) — daughter — non-accompanying family member — application — permanent residence) 


13.  Hailu v. Canada (Solicitor General), 2004 FC 790

     (removal — stay — judicial review — psychiatrist — Africa — tri-partite test — spy)

           

14. Babalola v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), 2002 FCT 1062

     (visa officer — Nigeria — study permit — sponsors — brother — cashable — checkmark)