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M.G.C. v Australia (1875/2009) Views of 26 March 2015

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1875/2009 concerning visa cancellation, immigration detention and removal to the United States

The author alleged that Australia had violated articles 9, 13, 14, 17, 18, 23 and 24 of the ICCPR in respect of his visa cancellation on character grounds, immigration detention and subsequent removal to the United States. The Committee issued adverse views in respect of article 9.