Djokovic wins in court, but Australia’s government can still use its nuclear option to deport him

Australia’s immigration minister has what some call ‘god-like powers’ to cancel visas on a broad range of grounds

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Novak Djokovic has won a battle with the Australian government after a court quashed the decision to cancel his visa – but he may still yet lose the war.

No sooner had federal circuit judge Anthony Kelly revealed the home affairs minister had agreed to settle the case, than the Australian government’s counsel warned the immigration minister could still decide to use a personal power to cancel Djokovic’s visa anew.

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