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Andrushko v Russia: ECHR 14 Oct 2010

Citations: 4260/04, [2010] ECHR 1516 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 09 August 2022; Ref: scu.425420

Polovinkin v Russia: ECHR 25 Nov 2010

Citations: 4320/05, [2010] ECHR 1831 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 09 August 2022; Ref: scu.426818

Orchowski v Poland: ECHR 22 Oct 2009

Citations: 17885/04, [2010] ECHR 2280 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 09 August 2022; Ref: scu.431336

Lukyanov v Ukraine: ECHR 19 Jun 2008

Citations: 11921/04, [2008] ECHR 540 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 08 August 2022; Ref: scu.270104

Popa v Moldova: ECHR 21 Sep 2010

Citations: 29772/05, [2010] ECHR 1317 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 08 August 2022; Ref: scu.424143

McDonagh, Regina (on The Application of) v Chief Constable of Leicestershire Constabulary: Admn 19 Dec 2013

The claimant alleged that his treatment in the police station had been wrongful. His solicitor, representing two clients, had refused to attend the interview with the claimant until he had seen the second client. There was a scene and the solicitor was excluded. The claimant said that this had unlawfully imposed a condition on his … Continue reading McDonagh, Regina (on The Application of) v Chief Constable of Leicestershire Constabulary: Admn 19 Dec 2013

Manchester City Council v Pinnock: SC 9 Feb 2011

The council tenant had wished to appeal following a possession order made after her tenancy had been demoted. The court handed down a supplemental judgment to give effect to its earlier decision. The Court had been asked ‘whether article 8 of the . . Convention . . requires a court, which is being asked to … Continue reading Manchester City Council v Pinnock: SC 9 Feb 2011

Borotyuk v Ukraine: ECHR 16 Dec 2010

(Fifth Section) The applicant complained, in particular, that his continued pre-trial detention had been unjustified and that he had not been legally represented in the early stages of the criminal proceedings. Held: The court summarised the general principles that are to be found in Salduz. It stated that, as a rule, access to a lawyer … Continue reading Borotyuk v Ukraine: ECHR 16 Dec 2010

Secretary of State for The Home Department, Regina (on The Application of) v BC and Another: Admn 11 Nov 2009

The applicants were subject to control orders. They were ‘light touch’, not involving a deprivation of liberty. Judges: Collins J Citations: [2009] EWHC 2927 (Admin), [2010] 1 WLR 1542, [2010] UKHRR 344 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights 6 Cited by: Cited – King, Regina (on The Application of) v Secretary of State … Continue reading Secretary of State for The Home Department, Regina (on The Application of) v BC and Another: Admn 11 Nov 2009

Al-Saadoon and Mufdhi v The United Kingdom: ECHR 2 Mar 2009

The claimant Iraqi nationals complained of their long term detention by British forces in Iraq, and of their transfer to the Iraqi authorities for trial for murder. Held: The transfer was a breach of the applicants’ rights. The Iraqis had re-introduced the death penalty for such crimes which they said amounted to war crimes. The … Continue reading Al-Saadoon and Mufdhi v The United Kingdom: ECHR 2 Mar 2009

Zagorski and Baze, Regina (on The Application of) v Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills and Others: Admn 29 Nov 2010

The claimants, in the US awaiting execution for murders, challenged the permitting by the defendant for export of the chemical Sodium Thipental which would be used for their execution. The respondent said that its use in general anaesthesia practice meant that it was not subject to control. The claimants said that the export was a … Continue reading Zagorski and Baze, Regina (on The Application of) v Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills and Others: Admn 29 Nov 2010

Regina v Secretary of State for the Home Department ex parte Bugdaycay: HL 19 Feb 1986

Three applicants had lied on entry to secure admission, stayed for a considerable time, and had been treated as illegal immigrants under section 33(1). The fourth’s claim that upon being returned he would been killed, had been rejected without investigation. Held: A claim to refugee status was not an exception to the ban on appeals … Continue reading Regina v Secretary of State for the Home Department ex parte Bugdaycay: HL 19 Feb 1986

Osborn v The Parole Board: SC 9 Oct 2013

Three prisoners raised questions as to the circumstances in which the Parole Board is required to hold an oral hearing before making an adverse decision. One of the appeals (Osborn) concerned a determinate sentence prisoner who was released on licence but then recalled to custody. The other appeals (Booth and Reilly) were indeterminate sentence prisoners … Continue reading Osborn v The Parole Board: SC 9 Oct 2013

Attorney-General v Guardian Newspapers Ltd (No 2) (‘Spycatcher’): HL 13 Oct 1988

Loss of Confidentiality Protection – public domain A retired secret service employee sought to publish his memoirs from Australia. The British government sought to restrain publication there, and the defendants sought to report those proceedings, which would involve publication of the allegations made. The AG sought to restrain those publications. Held: A duty of confidence … Continue reading Attorney-General v Guardian Newspapers Ltd (No 2) (‘Spycatcher’): HL 13 Oct 1988

Szunomar v Hungary: ECHR 12 Oct 2010

Citations: 7807/06, [2010] ECHR 1797 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 07 August 2022; Ref: scu.425997

DR v France: ECHR 10 Mar 1994

Citations: 22903/93, [1994] ECHR 56 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 07 August 2022; Ref: scu.273135

Iskrzyccy v Poland: ECHR 14 Sep 2010

Citations: 9261/02, [2010] ECHR 1278 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 07 August 2022; Ref: scu.424067

Uzarowicz v Poland: ECHR 12 Oct 2010

Citations: 24523/08, [2010] ECHR 1499 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 07 August 2022; Ref: scu.425093

Rogosic v Croatia: ECHR 20 May 2010

Citations: 55520/07, [2010] ECHR 689 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 06 August 2022; Ref: scu.416316

Lesina v Ukraine: ECHR 19 Jun 2008

Citations: 9510/03, [2008] ECHR 541 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 06 August 2022; Ref: scu.270102

Zhupnik v Ukraine: ECHR 9 Dec 2010

Citations: 20792/05, [2010] ECHR 1989 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 06 August 2022; Ref: scu.426993

Chester, Regina (on The Application of) v Secretary of State for Justice and Another: Admn 28 Oct 2009

Burton J dismissed a claim for judicial review brought by the serving prisoner, to challenge his statutory disfranchisement from voting in domestic and European Parliamentary elections. Judges: Burton J Citations: [2009] EWHC 2923 (Admin), [2010] HRLR 6, [2010] UKHRR 317, [2010] ACD 28 Links: Bailii Statutes: Representation of the People Act 1983 3, European Parliamentary … Continue reading Chester, Regina (on The Application of) v Secretary of State for Justice and Another: Admn 28 Oct 2009

Mosley v The United Kingdom: ECHR 22 Oct 2009

Citations: 48009/08, [2009] ECHR 1840 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Citing: See Also – Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd QBD 9-Apr-2008 The claimant sought to continue an interim injunction requiring the defendant not to publish a film on its website. Held: A claimant’s Article 8 rights may be engaged even where … Continue reading Mosley v The United Kingdom: ECHR 22 Oct 2009

McCaughey and Quinn, Re Judicial Review: QBNI 23 Sep 2009

The claimants sought leave to apply for Judicial Review of a decision of the Coroner in relation to the Inquests yet to be held into the deaths in 1990 of Martin McCaughey and Dessie Grew at the hands of members of the security forces. The claimants had been refused an undertaking by the coroner that … Continue reading McCaughey and Quinn, Re Judicial Review: QBNI 23 Sep 2009

Zashevi v Bulgaria: ECHR 2 Dec 2010

Citations: 19406/05, [2010] ECHR 1847 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 05 August 2022; Ref: scu.426846

Vrabec v Slovakia: ECHR 30 Nov 2010

Citations: 1941/06, [2010] ECHR 1902 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 05 August 2022; Ref: scu.426832

Crompton v The United Kingdom: ECHR 27 Oct 2009

The applicant had joined the Territorial Army as a pay and accounts clerk but was made redundant. He claimed redress in respect of his redundancy from his Commanding Officer. There then followed a prolonged series of proceedings which took eleven years to reach their conclusion before he achieved a settlement of his claim. He contended … Continue reading Crompton v The United Kingdom: ECHR 27 Oct 2009

Bayatyan v Armenia: ECHR 27 Oct 2009

The claimant was a Jehovah’s Witness and accordingly a pacifist. He complained of being obliged to undertake military service. No alternative service was offered. He was convicted, and his punishment increased on the prosecutor’s appeal. Held: The complaint failed. Judges: Josep Casadevall, P Citations: 23459/03, [2009] ECHR 1652 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human … Continue reading Bayatyan v Armenia: ECHR 27 Oct 2009

Aleksei Pervushin And Others v Estonia: ECHR 29 Sep 2009

Citations: 54091/08, [2009] ECHR 1578 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Cited by: See Also – Aleksei Pervushin And Others v Estonia 2-Mar-2010 . .See Also – Aleksei Pervushin And Others v Estonia 7-Dec-2010 . . Lists of cited by and citing cases may be incomplete. Human Rights Updated: 04 … Continue reading Aleksei Pervushin And Others v Estonia: ECHR 29 Sep 2009

Paulic v Croatia: ECHR 22 Oct 2009

The State re-acquired a former Yugoslavian Army flat and brought a civil action seeking the applicant’s eviction on the basis that he never obtained a specially protected tenancy under domestic law. The Croatian court ordered his eviction. Held: The national court had not analysed the proportionality of the measure, and had breached Article 8: ‘In … Continue reading Paulic v Croatia: ECHR 22 Oct 2009

Matthews, Regina (On the Application of) v HMP Swaleside: Admn 5 Oct 2009

The Claimant sought judicial review of the Defendant’s decision to refuse to allow the Claimant to submit a Tutor Marked Assessment (TMA) to the Open University Judges: William Davis QC HHJ Citations: [2009] EWHC 2397 (Admin) Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights 10 Jurisdiction: England and Wales Prisons, Education, Human Rights Updated: 04 … Continue reading Matthews, Regina (On the Application of) v HMP Swaleside: Admn 5 Oct 2009

Jain and another v The United Kingdom: ECHR 16 Sep 2009

Citations: 39598/09, [2009] ECHR 1391 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Citing: See Also – Jain and Another v Trent Strategic Health Authority CA 22-Nov-2007 The claimant argued that the defendant owed him a duty of care as proprietor of a registered nursing home in cancelling the registration of the home under the … Continue reading Jain and another v The United Kingdom: ECHR 16 Sep 2009

Robert W Greens v The United Kingdom: ECHR 27 Aug 2009

Citations: 60041/08, [2009] ECHR 1274 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Citing: See Also – Greens v Her Majesty’s Advocate HCJ 12-Sep-2007 The defendant appealed against his sentence of seventeen years’ imprisonment for a violent rape. . . Cited by: See Also – Greens v The United Kingdom ECHR 23-Nov-2010 The applicants alleged … Continue reading Robert W Greens v The United Kingdom: ECHR 27 Aug 2009

Rabone and Another v Pennine Care NHS Trust: QBD 23 Jul 2009

The claimant’s daughter had been a voluntary patient at a mental hospital. She committed suicide when on home leave from a secure ward. The claimant now said that the hospital had acted incompatibly with their daughter’s human rights, in releasing her when she needed care. Held: The claim failed. Since Melanie was a voluntary mental … Continue reading Rabone and Another v Pennine Care NHS Trust: QBD 23 Jul 2009

Clement v France: ECHR 15 Sep 2010

Citations: 37876/0, [2010] ECHR 1877 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 04 August 2022; Ref: scu.426924

Akhmatova v Russia: ECHR 21 Oct 2010

Citations: 22596/04, [2010] ECHR 1574 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 04 August 2022; Ref: scu.425417

Tayanko v Russia: ECHR 2 Sep 2010

Citations: 4596/02, [2010] ECHR 1267 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 04 August 2022; Ref: scu.424073

Galip Tekin v Turkey: ECHR 6 Jul 2010

Citations: 3786/06, [2010] ECHR 1221 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 04 August 2022; Ref: scu.424039

GL v Poland: ECHR 16 Nov 2010

Citations: 36714/09, [2010] ECHR 2066 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 04 August 2022; Ref: scu.427460

Poshteh v Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea: SC 10 May 2017

The appellant, applying for housing as a homeless person, had rejected the final property offered on the basis that its resemblance to the conditions of incarceration in Iran, from which she had fled, would continue and indeed the mental difficulties which afflicted her following that incarceration. She now appealed from rejection of that claim by … Continue reading Poshteh v Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea: SC 10 May 2017

Bourgass and Another, Regina (on The Application of) v Secretary of State for Justice: SC 29 Jul 2015

The Court considered the procedures when a prisoner is kept in solitary confinement, otherwise described as ‘segregation’ or ‘removal from association’, and principally whether decisions to keep the appellants in segregation for substantial periods were taken lawfully. Held: The segregation was not authorised by the applicable legislation: ‘rule 45 . . (1) enables the governor … Continue reading Bourgass and Another, Regina (on The Application of) v Secretary of State for Justice: SC 29 Jul 2015