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Fox, Campbell And Hartley v The United Kingdom: ECHR 27 Mar 1991

ECHR Judgment (Just Satisfaction) – Costs and expenses award – Convention proceedings; Pecuniary damage – claim rejected; Non-pecuniary damage – finding of violation sufficient. Citations: [1991] ECHR 27, 12245/86, 12244/86, 12383/86 Links: Worldlii, Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Citing: See Also – Fox, Campbell and Hartley v The United Kingdom ECHR 30-Aug-1990 The … Continue reading Fox, Campbell And Hartley v The United Kingdom: ECHR 27 Mar 1991

Kemmache v France (Nos. 1 And 2): ECHR 27 Nov 1991

ECHR Judgment (Merits) – Violation of Art. 5-3; Violation of Art. 6-1; Just satisfaction reserved. Citations: 14992/89, 12325/86 Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 01 July 2022; Ref: scu.227236

Finland: ECHR 3 Dec 1996

(Commission) An employee of the Finnish State Railways was dismissed for failing to respect his working hours on the basis that to work after sunset on a Friday was forbidden by the Seventh Day Adventist Church, of which he was a member. Held: Although his refusal was motivated by religious convictions, such a situation did … Continue reading Finland: ECHR 3 Dec 1996

Lalousi-Kotsovos v Greece: ECHR 19 May 2004

Hudoc Judgment (Merits and just satisfaction) Violation of Art. 6-1 ; Violation of Art. 13 ; Not necessary to examine Art. 17 ; Pecuniary damage – claim rejected ; Non-pecuniary damage – financial award Citations: 65430/01, [2004] ECHR 208 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 01 July … Continue reading Lalousi-Kotsovos v Greece: ECHR 19 May 2004

In re C (a Child) (Immunisation: Parental Rights); In re F (a Child) (Immunisation: Parental rights): FD 13 Jun 2003

In each case fathers not married to the mother of the child, but with parental responsibility sought to have the child immunised. The mothers opposed the treatment saying they believed it unsafe. Held: The children should be immunised. Article 8.2 permitted interference with family life for health reasons. Mothers and fathers had equal rights before … Continue reading In re C (a Child) (Immunisation: Parental Rights); In re F (a Child) (Immunisation: Parental rights): FD 13 Jun 2003

Mt v Ukraine: ECHR 19 Mar 2019

ECHR Judgment : Article 8 – Right to respect for private and family life : Fourth Section Committee Citations: 950/17, [2019] ECHR 217 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 30 June 2022; Ref: scu.636024

Regina (Chester) v Secretary of State for Justice and Another: QBD 28 Oct 2009

The claimant a prisoner detained after the expiry of his lfe sentence tariff as dangerous, sought a declaration that the refusal to allow him to register as a voter in prison infringed his human rights. Held: Such a claim had already succeeded in Scotland, and before the ECHR, and the government was considering how it … Continue reading Regina (Chester) v Secretary of State for Justice and Another: QBD 28 Oct 2009

Fornah v Secretary of State for the Home Department: CA 9 Jun 2005

The applicant sought refugee status, saying that if returned home to Sierra Leone, she would as a young woman be liable to be circumcised against her will. Held: Female sexual mutilation ‘is an evil practice internationally condemned and in clear violation of Article 3 of the European Convention of Human Rights (‘ECHR’). As a practice, … Continue reading Fornah v Secretary of State for the Home Department: CA 9 Jun 2005

Regina v Muhamad: CACD 19 Jul 2002

The appellant had been convicted of an offence under the section in that as a bankrupt, he ‘in the two years before the petition, materially contributed to, or increased the extent of, his insolvency by gambling or by rash and hazardous speculations’. The actus reus – the bankruptcy petition and the bankruptcy to which it … Continue reading Regina v Muhamad: CACD 19 Jul 2002

Bigun v Ukraine: ECHR 21 Mar 2019

ECHR Judgment : Article 8 – Right to respect for private and family life : Fifth Section Committee Citations: 30315/10, [2019] ECHR 234 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 29 June 2022; Ref: scu.636003

K v Netherlands: ECHR 1 Jul 1985

Discrimination; Immigration; Nationality; Right to respect for private and family life Judges: MM J A FROWEIN, Acting President Citations: 11278/84, [1985] ECHR 15, (1986) 50 DR 199, (1986) 8 EHRR CD95, (1985) 43 D and R 216 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Cited by: Cited – Johnson, Regina (on … Continue reading K v Netherlands: ECHR 1 Jul 1985

Arrowsmith v United Kingdom: ECHR 12 Oct 1978

(Commission) Article 9 is apt to include a belief such as pacifism, which could be a philosophy. However, Miss Arrowsmith distributed leaflets to soldiers, urging them to decline service in Northern Ireland. This was dictated by her pacifist views. But the contents of the leaflets did not express pacifist views, nor did the act of … Continue reading Arrowsmith v United Kingdom: ECHR 12 Oct 1978

AS (Sufficiency of Protection) Lithuania CG: IAT 19 Jul 2002

IAT The Secretary of State appealed against a decision of an Adjudicator dismissing an asylum claim by the Respondent, a citizen of Lithuania, but allowed her claim under the European Convention on Human Rights, finding that there was a real risk that to send her back to Lithuania would expose her to inhuman treatment which … Continue reading AS (Sufficiency of Protection) Lithuania CG: IAT 19 Jul 2002

Guimon v France: ECHR 11 Apr 2019

ECHR Judgment : No Article 8 – Right to respect for private and family life : Fifth Section Citations: 48798/14, [2019] ECHR 291 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 28 June 2022; Ref: scu.636054

Surek and Ozdemir v Turkey: ECHR 8 Jul 1999

Grand Chamber – Judgment (Merits and just satisfaction) Violation of Art. 10; Not necessary to examine Art. 18 (second applicant); Preliminary objection rejected (non-exhaustion, estoppel); Violation of Art. 6-1; Pecuniary damage – financial award (first applicant); Non-pecuniary damage – financial award; Costs and expenses partial award – domestic proceedings; Costs and expenses partial award – … Continue reading Surek and Ozdemir v Turkey: ECHR 8 Jul 1999

Edwards and Others v United Kingdom: ECHR 19 Nov 2004

The UK and the applicants had reached a friendly settlement over an action with respect to the unavailability of legal aid in poll tax enforcement proceedings. Citations: 46416/99, 38260/97, Times 16-Nov-2004, 47143/99, [2004] ECHR 627 Links: Worldlii, Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 27 June 2022; Ref: scu.219858

Regina (K) v Newham London Borough Council and Another: QBD 19 Feb 2002

Parents applied for secondary school places, indicating three single sex schools. This was from a clear religious conviction. The local authority allocated another place, without giving reasons, but did provide a pamphlet setting out its policy, which showed that one criterion was a preference for a single-sex school. Held: The need to respect religious views … Continue reading Regina (K) v Newham London Borough Council and Another: QBD 19 Feb 2002

Zulfikari And Pekcan v Turkey: ECHR 19 Mar 2019

ECHR Judgment : Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 – Protection of property : Second Section ECHR Judgment : Pecuniary damage – claim dismissed : Second Section Committee Citations: 6372/05, [2019] ECHR 231, [2020] ECHR 721 Links: Bailii, Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 27 June 2022; Ref: … Continue reading Zulfikari And Pekcan v Turkey: ECHR 19 Mar 2019

Ooo Gastronom v Russia: ECHR 19 Mar 2019

ECHR Judgment : Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 – Protection of property : Third Section Committee ECHR Judgment : Pecuniary damage – claim dismissed : Third Section Committee Citations: 47386/17, [2019] ECHR 225, [2021] ECHR 177 Links: Bailii, Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 27 June 2022; … Continue reading Ooo Gastronom v Russia: ECHR 19 Mar 2019

Ana Ionescu v Romania: ECHR 26 Feb 2019

ECHR Judgment : Article 1 of Protocol No. 1 – Protection of property : Fourth Section ECHR Judgment : Pecuniary and non-pecuniary damage – award : Fourth Section Citations: 19788/03, [2019] ECHR 178, [2020] ECHR 193 Links: Bailii, Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 27 June 2022; Ref: … Continue reading Ana Ionescu v Romania: ECHR 26 Feb 2019