Federal Republic of Germany v Puid – WLR Daily

Posted November 15th, 2013 in asylum, EC law, immigration, law reports by tracey

Federal Republic of Germany v Puid: Case C-4/11;   [2013] WLR (D)  435

“Where member states could not be unaware that systemic deficiencies in the asylum procedure and in the conditions for the reception of asylum seekers existed in the member state initially identified as responsible for examining an asylum application, the member state which was determining the member state responsible was required not to transfer the asylum seeker to the initial member state and, subject to the exercise of the right itself to examine the application, to establish whether another member state could be identified as responsible in accordance with one of the criteria set out in Chapter III of Council Regulation (EC) No 343/2003.”

WLR Daily, 14th November 2013

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