EHRAC Bulletin | 30 Mar 2020
We have had another busy and productive few months! We have won 5 cases on behalf of 7 applicants concerning: a Georgian politician’s unfair trial, an alleged suicide in the Russian armed forces, the torture of detainees in Russia’s prison system, and enforced disappearances in Russia’s North Caucasus. In addition, we lodged 4 new applications to the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR), including: a forced citizenship case in Crimea, a case in which an […]
Submission | 3 Feb 2020
EHRAC compiled a list of Azerbaijani Human Rights lawyers who have been sanctioned, based on reports and information from partners.
Case Summary | 30 Jan 2020 | By Başak Küçük
A criminal conviction for Holocaust denial in a parliamentary speech was not in breach of freedom of expression.
Case Summary | 14 Jan 2020 | By Nicola Balmer
European Court rules that UK's bedroom tax breached the rights of two applicants.
Case Summary | 13 Jan 2020
Five career civil servants dismissed under Ukraine's Government Cleansing (Lustration) Act 2014 had their right to private and family life breached.
Case Summary | 4 Nov 2019 | By Ben McGowan
Russia was responsible for the 2009 death of jailed whistle-blower Sergei Magnitsky, whose case inspired new laws introducing sanctions mechanisms in the US, UK, Canada, Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia.
Interview | 22 Oct 2019
Interview with Tamar Oniani, GYLA Strategic Litigation Lawyer and Legal Skills Development Programme 2019 Participant
EHRAC spoke to one of the 2019 Legal Skills Development Programme participants , GYLA Strategic Litigation Lawyer Tamar Oniani, about her experience in Strasbourg.
EHRAC Bulletin | 15 Oct 2019
It’s been a busy summer! We won 4 cases on behalf of 13 applicants...
Case Summary | 2 Oct 2019 | By Anida Zuko
Austria did not fail in its duty to protect a child who was shot dead by his father while claims were being investigated that he had raped the child’s mother and had made threats to kill her and their children.
Case Summary | 2 Oct 2019 | By Kristin Lyaskova
A man who was administratively fined and then criminally convicted and sentenced for refusing to undergo a blood test following a positive breathalyser test was tried twice for the same offence.