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Cyprus / Supreme Court / 493/2010

Leonie Marlyse Yombia Ngassam v The Republic of Cyprus

Deciding Body type:
National Court/Tribunal
Deciding Body:
Supreme Court
Type:
Decision
Decision date:
20/08/2010

Key facts of the case:

A deportation and a detention order were issued in relation to an asylum seeker whose recourse before the Supreme Court, regarding the negative decision on her asylum claim, was still pending. The validity of such orders while the recourse is pending was challenged before the Supreme Court. Results (sanctions) and key consequences or implications of the case: The detention and deportation orders were cancelled. The defendants have appealed the decision; however, the case has an impact on individual cases on First Instance.