“[…] we believe the government’s actions are in violation of the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, [which Canada has signed and ratifed], and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. The CARL Executive is fully supportive of Mr. Budlakoti’s efforts to have his Canadian citizenship restored. Anything less, is contrary to Canada’s international human rights responsibilities and obligations with respect to statelessness. ” — Mitchell Goldberg, President, The Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers (CARL), 8 January 2015
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