Federal Court Showdown: Justice for Deepan vs. Citizenship and Immigration Canada!

0Pack the Court house!

Bring your bodies and voices to show your support for this crucial moment in Deepan’s case. After over a year of living in precarious, stateless limbo, pending deportation, Deepan finally has a date for this landmark Federal Court hearing.

When? Monday, June 16th, 2014 Demo: 8:30am Hearing: 9:30am
Where? 301 Wellington St. (Supreme Court Building, West Courtroom). Ottawa, Unceded Algonqiun Terrritory

What does this mean?

After months of preparation, Deepan’s legal team will argue that Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has breached Deepan’s constitutional rights by making him stateless. If successful, the Federal Court of Canada will force Citizenship and Immigration Canada to restore Deepan’s citizenship.

We need your support!

With over 1,000 individuals across multiple borders, countless unions, grassroots groups, civil liberty and non-profit organizations backing Deepan and his struggle for justice, let’s pack the courthouse and demonstrate the magnitude of support that exists for him and his struggle for justice!

Can’t come for the full hearing? Show up at 8:30 for a press scrum, in opportunity to show and voice your support. Bring signs in support of Deepan!

Coming from a different city? Contact justicefordeepan@gmail.com or call us at: 613.265.1364 to coordinate rides.

We hope to see you there!

In solidarity,

Justice for Deepan Support Committee