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Request for a preliminary ruling from the Bundesgerichtshof (Germany) lodged on 3 September 2013 – Adala Bero

(Case C-473/13)

Language of the case: German

Referring court


Parties to the main proceedings

Appellant: Adala Bero

Authority involved: Regierungspräsidium Kassel

Question referred

Does Article 16(1) of Directive 2008/115/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 2008 on common standards and procedures in Member States for returning illegally staying third-country nationals 1 also require a Member State to carry out detentions for the purpose of removal as a rule in specialised detention facilities when such facilities exist in only one part of the federal subdivisions of that Member State but not in others?



1 OJ 2008 L 348, p. 98.