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Case-law Information Note

This monthly publication contains summaries of cases considered to be of particular interest and also provides news about the Court and Court publications.

Information Note 203 - January 2017 (provisional)

Information Note 203 (EPUB)

Information Note 203 (MOBI)

More info, Index & archived Notes

Overview of the Court’s case-law

This Overview highlights judgments and decisions which either raise new issues or important matters of general interest.

The Overview is available in PDF, EPUB, MOBI and printed version.

2016

More info & other formats

Admissibility guide

The Practical Guide on Admissibility Criteria describes the conditions of admissibility which an application to the Court must meet.

English

Pending translations

Other languages & more info

COURTalks-disCOURs

The COURTalks-disCOURs videos are geared to providing legal professionals, as well as civil society representatives, with an overview of the Court’s jurisprudence in different matters.

Videos, transcriptions & more info

This document explains where you can find the Court’s case-law on its website

Finding and understanding the case-law

Case-law guides

Article 4

Prohibition of slavery and forced labour:

English

French

Chinese

Russian

Article 6 (civil limb)

Article 6 (criminal limb)

Right to a fair trial (criminal limb):

English French Arabic Bulgarian Italian Russian Turkish

Article 7

No punishment without law:

English

French

Article 9

Freedom of thought, conscience and religion:

English

French

Article 15

Derogation in time of emergency

English

French

Article 2 of Protocol No. 1

Right to Education:

English

French

Article 3 of Protocol No.1

Right to free elections:

English

French

Article 4 of Protocol No. 4

Prohibition of collective expulsions of aliens:

English

French

Case-law research reports

These reports concern certain transversal themes, particular Convention provisions and the use of other international instruments in the Court’s case-law.

Publishers or organisations wishing to reproduce the Court's documents (or a translation thereof) in print or online are asked to contact publishing@echr.coe.int for further instructions.

Pending translations