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Immigration Law - Naturalization or citizenship - Loss of or disqualification from citizenship - Grounds, false representation, fraud or concealing material circumstances - Appeals and judicial review

Thursday, November 24, 2016 @ 7:00 PM  

Motion by the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association and the Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers for an order staying operation of s. 10(1) of the Citizenship Act pending judicial determination of its constitutionality and validity. Under s. 10(1) of the Citizenship Act, the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship had authority to revoke citizenship if it was obtained by false representation, fraud, or knowingly concealing material circumstances. A group of judicial review applications were under case management with respect to individuals who had either received a...