Foreign citizens HIV patients will not be deported
A resolution of the Constitutional Court is published, raising the problem of foreign nationals with HIV.
The Constitutional Court declared illegal the mandatory deportation of foreign citizens with HIV in the following cases:
- If applicants have family in Russia;
- Children and spouses of the applicant are Russians;
- Foreign citizens who do not conceal their medical condition and pursue active treatment.
Thus, these provisions allow public authorities and courts to take into account the marital status, health status when deciding on the undesirability of stay of foreign citizens in Russia.
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