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Spain: National High Court removes obstacles for the registration of third-country national children

Sunday, March 24, 2019

On 24 March 2019, the Administrative Chamber of the National High Court in Spain declared as final the judgment in a ruling from 28 December 2018 to remove the obstacles in place for the registration of third-country national children in Spain.

Belgium: Council of State rules to suspend Royal Decree permitting the detention of children

Thursday, April 4, 2019

On the 4 April, the Belgian Council of State ruled to suspend a Royal Decree from 22 July 2018 which permitted the detention of children.

CJEU: Request for Preliminary Rulings in cases C-40/19 and C-67/19

Friday, April 19, 2019

On 23 and 30 January, the Fővárosi Közigazgatási és Munkaügyi Bíróság (Hungary) submitted two requests for a preliminary ruling in cases C-40/19 and 

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