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Ciara Smyth
Journal of Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law
A Turn Towards Fundamental Rights or Just a Swerve? The Jurisprudence of the CJEU on Family Reunification for Static Union Citizens and Third Country National Immigrants
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family reunification, EU citizens, third country nationals, fundamental rights, Court of Justice of the EU
Recent case-law of the Court of Justice of the EU relating to the Zambrano line of cases and the Family Reunification Directive show a strong engagement by the Court with fundamental rights. This article places recent developments in broader context and interrogates whether there has been a turn towards fundamental rights in the Courtís family reunification jurisprudence, or just a swerve.
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Applied Social Sciences and Public Policy