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BE: Court annulling the dublin transfer of an asylum seeker with a new-born child to Spain

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EUAA Asylum Report
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Referral to the CJEU
Original Documents
Relevant Legislative Provisions
Dublin Regulation III (Regulation (EU) No 604/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 June 2013 establishing the criteria and mechanisms for determining the Member State responsible for examining an application for IP); European Convention on Human Rights;
Belgium, Council for Alien Law Litigation [Conseil du Contentieux des Étrangers - CALL], X. (Cameroon) v State Secretary of Asylum and Migration (Secrétaire d'Etat à l'Asile et la Migration, chargé de la Simplification administrative), No. 203865, 17 May 2018. Link redirects to the English summary in the EUAA Case Law Database.
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This case refers to the transfer of an asylum applicant with a new-born child to Spain under Dublin Regulation. In absence of information for adequate reception conditions and individual guarantees for their transfer back, the authorities didn't review closely the evidence regarding a real risk of treatment prohibited by Article 3 of the ECHR

Country of Decision
Court Name
BE: Council for Alien Law Litigation [Conseil du Contentieux des Étrangers - CALL]
Case Number
No. 203865
Date of Decision
Country of Origin
Dublin procedure
Vulnerable Group