Webcasting of ECHR hearings
The Court is one of the few international courts to film its public hearings in full and broadcast them on the same day via its website.
Thanks to financing by Ireland for the past 10 years, over 230 hearings have been filmed and recorded to be made available for watching in full.
Interim measures concerning Turkey03/08/2017
In the cases Özakça v. Turkey and Gülmen v. Turkey the Court has decided to reject the applicants' request for interim measures.
The applicants, who have been detained on remand since 23 May 2017, requested the Court on 29 June 2017 to indicate to the Government of Turkey, under Rule 39 of the Rules of Court (interim measures), to release them....
The Court has declared the application in the case of Mockienė v. Lithuania inadmissible. The case concerned a reduction in the retirement pension paid to the applicant, a former prison officer, during the economic crisis in Lithuania.
The Court had regard to the serious economic difficulties facing Lithuania at the time of the global financial crisis and to the limited and temporary nature of the measure, which had been part of a broader austerity programme....
A large number of information documents and videos about the Court and its case-law have been translated into the official languages of the Council of Europe member States. Alongside these languages, Arabic, Chinese and Japanese versions have also been produced to ensure wider dissemination of the Court’s work and a greater understanding of how it functions....
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