Case-law analysis


Case-law Guides

The Case-law Guides series presents the Court’s major judgments, organised by Convention article. These reviews of the case-law are regularly updated and translated into other languages.

Article 1

Obligation to respect human rights:



Article 4

Prohibition of slavery and forced labour:

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French Chinese Russian Ukrainian

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Article 6 (civil limb)

Article 6 (criminal limb)

Article 7

No punishment without law:

English Albanian Ukrainian

French Serbian NEW

Article 8

Right to respect for private and family life:


Article 9

Freedom of thought, conscience and religion:

English Albanian

French  Serbian

Article 15

Derogation in time of emergency:

English Albanian Ukrainian

French  Armenian

Article 18

Limitation on use of restrictions on rights:


Article 2 of Protocol No.1

Right to Education:

English Albanian

French  Turkish

Article 3 of Protocol No.1

Right to free elections:

English Albanian Ukrainian

French Azerbaijani

Article 4 of Protocol No.4

Prohibition of collective expulsions of aliens:

English Albanian

French Ukrainian 

Article 4 of Protocol No.7

Right not to be tried or punished twice:

English Serbian NEW

French Ukrainian