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EXCLUSION (INADMISSIBLE PERSONS) - Grounds for inadmissibility - Criminality

Thursday, October 19, 2017 @ 2:07 PM  

Appeal by Tran from a judgment of the Federal Court of Appeal setting aside a decision granting the judicial review of a decision by the Minister to refer a report concerning Tran’s admissibility to the Immigration Division. The appeal concerned the obligation of permanent residents to avoid “serious criminality”, as set out in s. 36(1)(a) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA). This obligation was breached when a permanent resident was convicted of a federal offence punishable by a maximum term of imprisonment of at...