Federal Court asked to rule on Kenney's refugee claims

A Toronto-based lawyer is alleging the immigration minister might have interfered in the IRB's decision making.

Jake Wright, The Hill Times
Immigration Minister Jason Kenney’s comments about asylum seekers from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Japan and Mexico have fuelled a great deal of criticism.
Anca Gurzu
Published: Wednesday, 03/10/2010 12:00 am EST

Last June, Immigration Minister Jason Kenney publicly questioned the legitimacy of refugee claims made by Roma coming from the Czech Republic, saying they faced no real risk of state persecution.

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