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Cimade and other v the State – No. 428178

Country France
Status FINAL
Court Council of State
Relevant Law Article 2 Directive 2008/115/EC, Article 13 Regulation (EU) 2016/399
Year 2020
Found for Applicant

The Council of State indicated that European law does not allow to issue a refusal of entry to a foreigner arrested while crossing an internal border or close to it, nor does it automatically deprive an asylum seeker from reception conditions i.e. accommodation. The rules from Return directive must apply.