Lawless v Ireland (No 1): ECHR 14 Nov 1960

ECHR Judgment (Preliminary objections) Preliminary objection rejected (incompatibility); Questions of procedure rejected.


R Cassin P


332/57, (1979) 1 EHRR 1, [1960] ECHR 1


Worldlii, Bailii


European Convention on Human Rights


Human Rights

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See AlsoLawless v Ireland (No 1) ECHR 7-Apr-1961
‘The Court,
Having regard to the conclusions presented by the Delegates of the European Commission of Human Rights at the hearing on 7th April 1961;
Taking note of the fact that the Agent of the Irish Government does not intend to submit . .
See AlsoLawless v Ireland (No 3) ECHR 1-Jul-1961
The Irish Government derogated from article 5 in July 1957 in order to permit detention without charge or trial and the applicant was detained between July and December 1957. He could have obtained his release by undertaking to observe the law and . .
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Updated: 04 June 2022; Ref: scu.164849