Recent Cases

Pallas v Minister for Home Affairs [2019] FCAFC 149 (27 August 2019) (Greenwood, Logan and Derrington JJ)


MIGRATION – mandatory cancellation of visa under Migration Act 1958 (Cth) s 501(3A) – where applicant has substantial criminal record – whether consideration given to parental relationship with minor children – decision not to revoke cancellation of visa – whether decision of Minister was unreasonable – whether absence of procedural fairness – whether absence of procedural fairness arising from refusal to grant adjournment so applicant could seek legal assistance