Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights
Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights provides the right to freedom of expression and information, subject to certain restrictions that are "in accordance with law" and "necessary in a...
X. and Church of Scientology v. Sweden
X. and Church of Scientology v. Sweden (7805/77) was a case decided by European Commission of Human Rights in 1979.
In 1973, the Church of Scientology of Sweden placed an advertisement for an E-me...
Özgür Gündem
Özgür Gündem (English: "Free Agenda") is a Turkish newspaper reporting on the Kurdish-Turkish conflict. Under accusations of making propaganda for the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) its editors and st...
Grigory Pasko
Grigory Mikhailovich Pasko (Григо́рий Миха́йлович Пасько, born 1962, Kreshchenovka, Ukraine) is a Russian journalist, former officer of the Russian Navy, Amnesty International-designated prisoner of c...
Otto Ernst Remer
Otto-Ernst Remer (18 August 1912 – 4 October 1997) was a German Wehrmacht officer who played a decisive role in stopping the 1944 20 July plot against Adolf Hitler. During the war he was wounded nine ...
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Lehideux and Isorni v. France
Lehideux and Isorni v. France (case no. 55/1997/839/1045, application no. 24662/94, Publication 1998-VII, no. 92), was a case heard by the European Court of Human Rights on punishing statements praisi...
Hrant Dink
Hrant Dink (Western Armenian: Հրանդ Տինք, [həˈɾɑnt diŋkʰ]) (September 15, 1954 – January 19, 2007) was a Turkish-Armenian editor, journalist and columnist.As editor-in-chief of the bilingual Turki...
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Leyla Zana
Leyla Zana (born May 3, 1961 in Silvan, Diyarbakır Province), is a Kurdish politician, who was imprisoned for 10 years for her political activism, which was deemed by the Turkish courts to be against ...
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List of ECHR cases concerning legal ethics
The European Court of Human Rights has delivered many judgements and decisions in cases where special limitations for legal professions were concerned. These include:
Red star
A red star, five-pointed and filled (★), is an important symbol which has been used for various purposes, such as: state emblems, flags, monuments, ornaments, and logos.
The five-pointed red star ...
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Handyside v United Kingdom
Handyside v United Kingdom (5493/72) was a case decided by the European Court of Human Rights in 1976. Its conclusion contains the famous phrase that "Freedom of expression...is applicable not only to...
Whitehouse v Lemon
Whitehouse v. Lemon is a 1977 court case involving the blasphemy law in the United Kingdom.
James Kirkup's poem The Love that Dares to Speak its Name was published in the 3 June 1976 issue of Gay ...
Spycatcher
Spycatcher: The Candid Autobiography of a Senior Intelligence Officer is a book written by Peter Wright, former MI5 officer and Assistant Director, and co-author Paul Greengrass. It was published firs...
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Günlük
Günlük (Daily) was a Turkish newspaper known for its writing about Kurdish issues. It was published from 2009 to 2011.It was repeatedly closed for a period of one month in 2009 under court order, beca...
Jersild v. Denmark
Jersild v. Denmark was a case decided by the European Court of Human Rights in 1994.
Mr. Jersild, a journalist, had conducted and edited a TV interview with members of a group of young people, ca...
Liebeskonzil
Liebeskonzil is a 1982 film by Werner Schroeter, based on a play by Oskar Panizza. It was banned by the Austrian government in 1985, on the grounds that it insulted the Christian religion. In 1994, in...
Cyprus v. Turkey
Cyprus v. Turkey (2001) (No. 25781/94) is a case raised by Cyprus against Turkey in 1994 and decided on merits by the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights in 2001. It concerns the situa...
Lingens v. Austria
Lingens v Austria (1986) 8 EHRR 407 was a 1986 European Court of Human Rights case that placed restrictions on libel laws because of the freedom of expression provisions of Article 10 of the European ...
Taner Akçam
Altuğ Taner Akçam (born in Ardahan, Turkey, October 23, 1953) is a Turkish-German historian and sociologist. He is one of the first Turkish academics to acknowledge and openly discuss the Armenian Gen...
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McLibel Case
McDonald's Corporation v Steel & Morris [1997] EWHC QB 366, known as "the McLibel case" was an English lawsuit for libel filed by McDonald's Corporation against environmental activists Helen Steel...
Hrant Dink assassination
The prominent Turkish-Armenian journalist Hrant Dink was assassinated in Istanbul on January 19, 2007. Dink was a newspaper editor who had written and spoken about the Armenian Genocide, well known fo...
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