Case Law  IEHC 19 (24/01/2008)
Authority: National Courts: Supreme Courts (Eire) - High Court
Subject: The High Court has refused a Ghanaian citizen the authorization to apply for review of the former decision of the Refugee Appeals Tribunal, which denied the status of refugee, because of the lack of substantial reasons that could demonstrate the groundlessness of such decision. The Court has stated again the principle that the burden of proof concerning the status of refugee is on the claimant.
Parties: C.D. and E.A. e The Refugee Appeals Tribunal; The Refugee Appeals Commissioner; The Minister of Justice, Equality and Law Reform; Attorney General Ireland
Original language: English
Classification: Freedoms - Art. 18 Right to asylum