MLB-Slaw Selected Case Summaries

Here you'll find weekly summaries of selected cases provided to Slaw by Maritime Law Book's National Reporter System.

Apr 10

Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration) v. Saad 2011 FC 1508

Aliens - Naturalization - Qualifications - Residence

The Minister of Citizenship and Immigration appealed a decision of a citizenship judge approving Saad’s citizenship application. The Minister argued that the citizenship judge’s reasons as to whether Saad met the residence test in s. 5(1)(c) of the Citizenship Act were inadequate.

The Federal Court allowed the appeal.

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