Grand Chamber hearing concerning the Republic of Moldova
The Court held a Grand Chamber hearing in the case of Buzadji v. the Republic of Moldova.
The case concerns the complaint by a businessman about his arrest and detention pending trial on charges of defrauding a State company of which he was the director.
The applicant complains that the courts did not give relevant and sufficient reasons for his detention pending trial for 10 months.
On 19 October 2015, a panel of five judges will examine 15 Grand Chamber referral requests....
The Court will be delivering its Grand Chamber judgment in the case of Kudrevičius and Others v. Lithuania on 15 October 2015.
The case concerns the conviction of 5 farmers for rioting, following a protest in which they had blockaded major roads during a dispute with the Government over the price of milk....
The Court will be delivering its Grand Chamber judgment in the case of Perinçek v. Switzerland on Thursday 15 October 2015. The case concerns the criminal conviction of a Turkish politician for publicly expressing the view, in Switzerland, that the mass deportations and massacres suffered by the Armenians in the Ottoman Empire in 1915 and the following years had not amounted to genocide....
Hearings in October28/09/2015
In October 2015, the Court will be holding two hearings. The first one concerns the case of Buzadji v. Republic of Moldova and the second one the case of Hutchinson v. the United Kingdom....
Network for the exchange of case-law information06/10/2015
The Court launched the network for the exchange of information on the case-law of the European Convention on Human Rights. It is designed to promote the exchange of information between the ECHR and the national superior courts....
Judgment concerning France08/10/2015
In the case of Sellal v. France, the Court held that there had been no violation of the Convention. The case concerned the suicide of a prisoner suffering from schizophrenia....
The Court has declared inadmissible the application in the case of Macalin Moxamed Sed Dahir v. Switzerland. In this case the applicant complained about the authorities’ refusal to change the spelling of her surname, which when pronounced in Switzerland produced words with an offensive meaning in her mother tongue, Somali....
Inter-State application Ukraine v. Russia01/10/2015
The Court has invited the Russian Government to submit its observations on the admissibility of a new inter-State application lodged by the Government of Ukraine on 27 August 2015. This case Ukraine v. Russia (IV) concerns the events in Crimea and Eastern Ukraine mainly as from September 2014.
Three inter-State applications lodged by Ukraine against Russia are pending before the Court. Moreover, there are currently more than 1,400 individual applications apparently related to the events in Crimea or the hostilities in Eastern Ukraine pending before the Court....
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