Recent Cases

Jama v Minister for Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs [2023] FCAFC 148 (07 September 2023) (Markovic, Sarah C Derrington and Feutrill JJ)


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MIGRATION – appeal from dismissal of application for judicial review of decision of Administrative Appeal Tribunal affirming revocation decision pursuant to s 501(3A) of the Migration Act 1958 (Cth) – where Tribunal weighed appellant’s criminal conduct against strength, nature and duration of appellant’s ties to Australia – whether Tribunal “double-counted” appellant’s offending by weighing it again against an already discounted consideration – whether Tribunal misconstrued para 14.2 of Direction 79