Illegal children born outside marriage

Concerning X.C. and her sister L.G. vs Denmark for violation of articles 2, 3, 6, 7 and 8 of Convention on the Right of the Child (CRC). The authors represented by counsel are children born in Denmark to a Chinese mother. The authors mother arrived in Denmark on 12 March 2012 and sought asylum on […]


Female genital mutilation case at CRC

The applicant entered Denmark in 2014 with her husband, coming from the Puntland State of Somalia, and applied for asylum. Under the Dublin III Regulation it was decided that the applicants husband was to be transferred to Sweden. In 2015, when the applicant was 6 months pregnant, her application for asylum was rejected by the […]

  • Decision: 28. January 2018
CRC 3/2016