Grand Chamber judgment concerning the Czech Republic
In the case of Regner v. the Czech Republic, the Court held that there had been no violation of the right to a fair hearing.
The applicant complained that he had not had a fair hearing because he had not had sight of decisive evidence, classified as confidential information, during the proceedings he had brought to challenge the decision withdrawing his security clearance.
Webcast of the hearing (19/10/2016)
Judgment concerning Germany21/09/2017
In the case of Axel Springer SE and RTL Television GmbH v. Germany, the Court found no violation of the Convention.
The applicants, two German media companies, complained about their ban on transmitting identifiable images of a criminal defendant in a murder trial....
Judgment concerning Montenegro19/09/2017
In the case of Ranđelović and Others v. Montenegro the Court held that there had been a violation of the right to life.
The applicants alleged that the Montenegrin authorities had failed to conduct a prompt and effective investigation into the deaths or disappearance of members of their family. The latter, a group of Roma, had boarded a boat on the Montenegrin coast in August 1999 with the intention of reaching Italy, and the boat had sank....
The Court declared inadmissible the application in the case of Falkauskienė v. Lithuania.
The case concerned a dispute concerning the loss of a foreign currency deposit following Lithuania’s independence....
The Court is launching a new series of on-line tutorials to explain and facilitate searches in the HUDOC database. The first of the series HUDOC Tips is about the legal summaries....