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# Deportation

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# High Court
Man linked to Islamic terrorism fails in bid to halt deportation
The man, aged in his 50s, has been living in Ireland for several years.
# Deportation
Garda who dislocated shoulder at Dublin Airport awarded €93,000
Garda Donal Donnellan dislocated his right shoulder twice while dealing with people who had entered the country illegally.
Julien Mercille: 'Trump is simply continuing policies pursued by Democrats'
Donald Trump’s mass deportation plan and wall building is very similar to Barack Obama’s and the Clinton’s, writes Julien Mercille.
# Immigration
A day after visiting Mexico, Trump vows to deport 'millions in his first hour as President'
“We will begin moving them out, day one. My first hour in office, those people are gone.”
# Courts
Nigerian woman who lashed out at gardaí loses court challenge to her deportation
She had issued proceedings under Article 40 of the Constitution.
# Denied
Tánaiste expects more than 4,000 people will be refused entry to Ireland this year
Already this year more than 2,000 people have been refused leave to land in Ireland.
# Courts
Court upholds the deportation of Nigerian woman who went into hiding for five years
The woman and her child cannot be identified for legal reasons.
# automatic expulsion
Switzerland rejects proposal to deport foreigners for minor crimes
If passed, the controversial referendum would have seen foreign nationals found guilty of two lower-level infractions in the space of 10 years being expelled from the country.
# Deportation
Man linked with Isis set to be deported from Ireland
The man had previously obtained an injunction against his deportation. That injunction was dismissed at the High Court this evening.
# don't send me back
Australian fears being deported to Ireland after losing passport here 18 years ago
Daniel Smyth, 44, was told he had relinquished his citizenship by acquiring an Irish passport to travel back to Australia on.
# i want out
Role reversal - legal immigrant begs to be deported as he's 'sick of Britain'
Iranian Arash Aria made the bizarre request of British authorities before they realised he was a legal alien.
# Deportation
Aisling Brady McCarthy arrested and set to return to Ireland
The Irish woman was arrested by US immigration agents in Boston today.
# Courts
Irish citizen will not be extradited to the United States for terrorism related offences
Ali Charaf Damache could have faced up to 45 years if extradited to the United States.
# Irish Abroad
Undocumented and living in the US? Here's what the new immigration reforms mean for you
In the US it is estimated that there is over 50,000 undocumented Irish citizens.
# direct provision
Asylum working group criticised for including only one (former) asylum-seeker
“It’s not a fair share, but it’s a step in the right direction.”
Opinion: 'Direct provision' is a holding pen where people are kept for efficient deportation
The living conditions endured by residents of direct provision centres is finally receiving scrutiny; but will the working group charged with examining the system improve it?
# Outbreak
Woman in Scotland tests negative for Ebola virus
The woman fell ill at a deportation facility, but has tested negative for the disease.
# Time's up
Obama says he won't wait any longer for immigration reform
Obama said there are enough Republicans and Democrats in the House to pass an immigration bill today.
# public obscenity
Irishman in Dubai to be deported for flicking his middle-finger at a motorist
Conor Hayes will deported after he spends one-month in prison for public obscenity.
# Undocumented
US policy change could shield Irish immigrants from deportation
If adopted it could limit removals of people who have little or no criminal record but have committed repeat immigration violations.
# Deported
Hundreds detained in Irish prisons each year over immigration issues
Many of these people were being held in prison ahead of their deportation.
# Immigration
Immigration in Ireland: Approximately 88,000 visa applications received in 2012
In total, approximately 165,700 immigration related requests were made in 2012.
# review 2012
First Irish TV, Titanic, a famous ceiling: the big anniversaries of 2012
The Titanic disaster, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the Anglo-Irish Treaty: 2012 has been a big year for commemorations. Here’s your guide to the bigger commemorations held this year.
# Deportation
Petition to deport Piers Morgan from the US now at over 70,000
The CNN host is coming under severe criticism for his outspoken views on gun control in the United States.
# Holocaust
Norwegian police apologise for deportation of Jews during WWII
Over 700 of the 2,100 Jews living in Norway at the start of World War II were deported, only 34 survived concentration camps.
Column: Ireland's treatment of asylum seekers is unfair - and bad value for money
Ireland has 6,740 asylum seekers living in an antiquated direct provision system that is not fit for purpose, write Gavan Titley and Ronit Lentin.
# Holocaust
Belgian premier apologises for WWII deportation of 25,000 Jews
The Belgian Prime Minister said the country has been “complicit in the most abominable crime” by deporting tens of thousands of Jewish people to Nazi concentration camps during the war.
# Migration
US to stop deporting young illegal immigrants
Deferred action can be grated if applicants meet certain criteria and do not post a threat to US national security.
# Asylum
Reforms in asylum process "not a cure-all"
The Irish Refugee Council has said that the proposed Immigration, Residence and Protection Bill does not address the reasons for Ireland’s low rate of acceptance for protection applicants.
# Said and done
Paddy doesn't know and lubricant of credit: The week in quotes
“Take off like a rocket”
# Attack
Gardaí are 'not getting protection they need' - Calleary
The Fianna Fáil TD has raised a number of concerns after it emerged that a garda was attacked and slashed with a sharp object aboard a repatriation flight last week.
# Attack
Garda slashed by detainee on deportation flight
Representatives of rank-and-file gardaí have accused managers of “reckless endangerment”, saying there were not enough officers on the aircraft.
# Deportation
Malaysia defends deportation of Saudi journalist over tweet
Saudi journalist Hamza Kashgari has been deported over a potentially blasphemous tweet posted online last week.
# Teen Runaway
US deported teenager to Colombia (even though she isn't from there)
The Texan teen was deported after pretending to be an illegal immigrant (and an adult) despite having no connections to Colombia.
# Assange
Assange wins right to further appeal extradition to Sweden
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange can appeal his extradition to Sweden over sex crimes allegations.
# Deportation
Nigerian family deported after long-running legal appeal
Pamela Izevbekhai and her daughters are deported after six years of appeals. How much has it cost Ireland?
# parents
Hundreds could be affected by ECJ ruling to allow non-EU parents to stay with child
More than 1,000 families in Ireland could be affected by the recent decision by the EU’s highest court to allow non-EU parents of children with an EU nationality to live and work within member states.