South Africa: DGLR and Another vs. Minister of Home Affairs and Others

Published: 6/Sep/2016
Source: Supreme Court of Appeal, South Africa

Court documents before the Supreme Court of Appeal, in relation to an 8-year old stateless child born in South Africa.

The Department decided to withdraw the appeal and agreed to an order issued by the SCA.

Download files:

  1. Original High Court Order (confirmed at the Supreme Court)
  2. Appellant’s heads of argument
  3. Respondent’s heads of argument & chronology
  4. Order of the Supreme Court of Appeal

For more information about the case, see the press release from Lawyers for Human Rights.

Themes: Acquisition by children, Statelessness
Regions: South Africa
Year: 2016