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EU Migrant Policy in Disarray As Court Rules Migrants Can Be Returned to Struggling Border States

The Court of Justice of the European Union has rejected the advice of one of its own Advocates-General to rule that migrants can be sent back to the bloc’s border states, effectively overturning the “open door” policy ushered in by Germany’s Angela Merkel in 2015 – but, contradictorily, it also appears set to uphold a scheme to redistribute migrants from those border states to other EU members.

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EU Court Will Have Final Say on Brexit Deal, Says Chief Justice

Britain’s Brexit deal with the European Union (EU) will almost certainly be reviewed by the Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ), its chief justice has said, claiming judges could interfere and alter the settlement.