Interview | 30 Nov 2020
EHRAC spoke to Russian lawyer Mari Davtyan about her work and recent participation in EHRAC’s virtual expert roundtable on litigating self-defence in a domestic violence context.
Training resource | 30 Nov 2020 | By Constantin Cojocariu
This briefing paper addresses some of the issues arising when litigating cases on behalf of women charged with harming their partners in self-defence.
Article | 16 Nov 2020 | By Toby Collis
Note on International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) report/roundtable on the state of the independence of the legal profession in Ukraine
The situation of the security and independence of lawyers in Ukraine, and the obstacles to represent clients on human rights claims, presents the sadly not uncommon disjuncture between high standards on paper, and serious concerns in reality.
EHRAC Bulletin | 23 Oct 2020
Since our last update, we have won 15 cases at the European Court of Human Rights, relating to...
Case Summary | 15 Sep 2020 | By Başak Küçük
Criminal conviction for publication of an article criticising Islam.
Submission | 11 Aug 2020
EHRAC compiled a list of Azerbaijani Human Rights lawyers who have been sanctioned, based on reports and information from partners.
Case Summary | 22 Jun 2020 | By Tim Mosk
A case concerning the conviction of two men for organising “mass disorder” in a political rally at Bolotnaya Square in Moscow on 6 May 2012.
EHRAC Bulletin | 22 Jun 2020
In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, and though we have temporarily vacated our beloved Church Farm office, we are continuing to work on a remote basis.
Case Summary | 19 Jun 2020
The case concerned a young girl's complaint about the authorities' investigation into allegations of sexual abuse by her father, which was subsequently brought to the ECtHR by her mother.
Case Summary | 19 Jun 2020 | By Tom Kiernan
Khodorkovskiy and Lebedev v Russia (No.2) was the latest in a series of cases brought before the ECtHR by senior executives of YUKOS Oil Company regarding their criminal prosecution in Russia.