Recent Cases

Mackie v Minister for Home Affairs [2022] FCAFC 120 (15 July 2022) (Rares, Mortimer and O’Sullivan JJ)


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MIGRATION – two appeals heard together – decisions to cancel appellants’ visas under s 501(3) of Migration Act 1958 (Cth) – where Minister decided cancellation of the visas was in the national interest – appellants found to be senior members of an “outlaw motorcycle gang” – where Minister made findings about opposition to “anti-biker” legislation and appellants’ “willingness to disobey Australian laws” in the future – whether primary judge correct to find Minister’s reasoning not affected by jurisdictional error – appeals dismissed