Grand Chamber hearing concerning the Russian Federation
The Court held a Grand Chamber hearing in the case of Murtazaliyeva v. Russia.
In this case the applicant, a Russian national of Chechen origin, complains of the unfairness of criminal proceedings brought against her for preparing a terrorist attack.
Judgment concerning France22/02/2018
In the case of Libert v. France the Court held that an employer could consult files on an employee’s work computer which had not been duly identified as being private.
The applicant, an employee of the French national railway company (SNCF), was dismissed in 2008 after the seizure of his work computer had revealed the storage of pornographic files and forged certificates drawn up for third persons....
ECHR opinion on the draft Copenhagen Declaration22/02/2018
A high-level conference on reform of the Convention system will be held in Copenhagen on 12 and 13 April 2018. At the request of the Chair of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, the Court has examined the draft Declaration and issued an opinion on the subject....
Visit by the Minister of Justice of Italy21/02/2018
On 20 February 2018, Andrea Orlando, Minister of Justice of Italy, visited the Court and was received by President Guido Raimondi. Patrick Titiun, Head of the Office of the President, also attended the meeting....
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