The Court has published its annual activity report and statistics for 201
During the year the Court delivered 884 judgments and 38,480 applications were declared inadmissible or struck out of the list by a single judge, a three-judge Committee or a Chamber. The Court and its Registry have continued to implement new methods and procedures in order to speed up the processing of cases.
At the close of 2019 the number of applications pending before the Court totalled 59,800. One quarter of the currently pending applications concern the Russian Federation.
Judgment concerning Turkey28/01/2020
In the case of Ali Riza and Others v. Turkey, the Court found that there was a systemic issue concerning the settlement of disputes in football in Turkey and that the State should take measures to ensure the structural independence of the arbitration board....
Judgment concerning North Macedonia23/01/2020
In the case of L.R. v. North Macedonia the Court found, in particular, a violation of the prohibition of inhuman or degrading treatment on account of the inadequate care and the treatment of L.R., a disabled eight-year-old child placed in a State-run institution who was frequently tied to his bed for safety reasons....
Election of a judge29/01/2020
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe has elected Mattias Guyomar as judge at the Court in respect of France, for a 9-year term of office which will begin on 22 June 2020....
On 27 January 2020 the Court accepted the referral to the Grand Chamber of the case of Savran v. Denmark.
In this case, the applicant, a Turkish national who suffers from a psychiatric illness, was convicted in Denmark and an order was made for his expulsion....
Official Visit by the President of Georgia
Visit by the President of Georgia28/01/2020
On 28 January 2020, Salome Zourabichvili, President of Georgia, visited the Court and was received by President Linos-Alexandre Sicilianos. Lado Chanturia, judge elected in respect of Georgia, and Roderick Liddell, Registrar, also attended the meeting....