Crimmigration: 12 Months Sentence – an important s501 case – Pearson v Minister for Home Affairs [2022] FCAFC 203

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Migration Case Law Updates

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We are very excited about our latest venture. As many may know VISA has recently entered the publishing business with the production of our Industry Newsletter: “Migration Case Law Updates“. VISA, through its team of staff writers and researchers, hopes to produce high quality, regular case reports and articles of interest for those professionals working in the Migration and Refugee legal space or those studying Immigration or the emerging field of Crimmigration.

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In this article in the Migration Case Law Updates we take a deep dive into an important Crimmigration decisions. As always, this article is of general nature and should not be relied upon as legal advice.

Pearson v Minister for Home Affairs [2022] FCAFC 203

On 17 July 2019, the applicant was notified that their application for a class TY subclass 444 Special Category (Temporary) visa under s 501(3A) of the Migration Act 1958 (Cth) (Act) had been cancelled. The application was cancelled as the applicant had been sentenced to a term of imprisonment of 12 months or more…

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