Citizenship law

Law professor to join Belfast rally for citizenship rights

Professor Colin Harvey, an expert in human rights at QUB School of Law, has been announced as a speaker at a Belfast rally in support of a woman's campaign to be treated as an Irish citizen.

Published 12 April 2019

Court denies family reunification to citizens who came to Ireland as refugees

Two people who came to Ireland as refugees but subsequently naturalised as Irish citizens have failed in their court bid to access the family reunification scheme.

Published 29 March 2019

CJEU: Member states can deprive dual nationals of EU citizenship

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has affirmed that EU member states can, where certain conditions are met, remove citizenship from dual nationals even if that would lead to them losing their EU citizenship status.

Published 12 March 2019