Mohammadi v. Austria - the issue of asylum detention in Hungary

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

This article is to be read in conjunction with the EDAL Case Summary 


In July the European Court of Human Rights examined a case concerning the transfer of an asylum seeker from Austria to Hungary under the Dublin II procedure. The Austrian Asylum Office, the Asylum Court and the Constitutional Court all rejected his asylum request and ordered his transfer to Hungary. Relying in particular on...