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This team contributes leading decisions from France

France's Most Recent Decision

The most recent decision from France is M. H. v OFPRA, a decision rendered in France by the Refugee Appeals Board on Dec 22, 1998, involving an applicant from Algeria. A brief summary of the facts of the case is: Member of the Rassemblement pour la Culture et la Démocratie (RCD) from Algeria fears further threats by armed extremist groups.

Courts in France

Refugee Appeals Board
Council of State
National Asylum Court

The National Coordinators for France are:

Vera Zederman

Ms. Zederman is the head of the legal department for the Refugee Appeals Board in France, responding to all questions regarding refugee and administrative law as well as interpreting the recent right to asylum law. Read More Read more