Weekly News Recap (26 July-1 August 2021)

International Justice Section Israel & Palestine: Human Rights Watch Demands ICC Investigation Into Apparent  War Crimes in Gaza Sweden: Authorities Indict an Iranian National for Inflicting War Crimes ECtHR: Applicant’s Right to Freedom of Expression Disproportionately Interfered with in Portugal ECtHR: Applicant’s Right to a Fair Hearing Violated in The Netherlands ECtHR: Applicants’ Right toContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (26 July-1 August 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (19-25 July 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION IACHR: Precautionary Measures in Favor of Social and Youth Leader Yiner Hernán Quiguantar Cortés in Colombia ECtHR: Applicant’s Right to Private and Family Life Violated in Austria ECtHR: Applicant’s Right to Rreedom of Thought, Conscience and Religion Upheld in Armenia ECtHR: Applicant’s Right to Freedom of Speech and Assembly Violated in RussiaContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (19-25 July 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (12-18 July 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION USA: Court Found Syria, Iran, and Three Iranian Banks Responsible for Sponsoring Terrorism UK: Lawsuit Brought by 40 000 Nigerians Against Shell Over Oil Spill ECtHR: Turkey’s Emergency Expropriation Proceedings Against Owners of Land Submerged by Water from the Pembelik Hydroelectric Dam Held in Violation ECtHR: Bulgarian Measures on the Forfeiture ofContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (12-18 July 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (5-11 July 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Kosovo: Pristina Basic Court Convicted Former Policeman for Rape and Participation of Expulsion of Ethnic Albanians During the Kosovo War ECtHR: Russian Court Violated Rights by Stripping Parent of Contact Rights Due to Gender Reassignment Colombia: Special Jurisdiction for Peace Charged Ten Military Personnel and One Civilian with War Crimes and CrimesContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (5-11 July 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (28 June-4 July 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION IACHR: Precautionary Measures in Favor of Beneficiaries in Nicaragua ECtHR: Applicants’ Right to Procedural Safeguards Against Arbitrary Interference with Rights under Art. 10 Upheld in Russia ECtHR:  Applicants’ Deprivation of Liberty in Detention Deemed Unlawful in Cyprus ECtHR: Applicants’ Right to a Belief/Spiritual Practice Unlawfully Interfered with in Moldova ECtHR: Applicants’ RightsContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (28 June-4 July 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (21-27 June 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION ECtHR: Applicant’s Right to Effective Investigation into Alleged Sexual Abuse Violated in Estonia ECtHR: Applicant’s Right to Private Life Unlawfully and Disproportionately Interfered with in the United Kingdom IACHR: IACtHR Requested to Adopt Provisional Measures to Protect People Seeking to Participate in November Elections in Nicaragua ECtHR: Applicant’s Right to Not beContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (21-27 June 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (14-20 June 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Myanmar: Trial against Aung San Suu Kyi Commenced ECCC: Decision on Succession Request to Continue Civil Party Action USA: Supreme Court Refused to Move California Suit against Oil Companies to Federal Court ECtHR: Judgement Concerning a Dismissal of a Public-Sector Employee for Having “Liked” Facebook Posts ECtHR: Judgement Concerning a Criminal ConvictionContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (14-20 June 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (7-13 June 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION USA: The Supreme Court Denied Permanent Residency to Non-Citizen Granted Temporary Protected Status South Korea: Rulings on Wartime Cases IRMCT: The Appeals Chamber Rejected Mladić Genocide Appeal Ghana: The Court Denied Bail to 21 LGBTQ Rights Activists ECtHR: The Court Rules Bulgaria to Compensate for Inhuman and Degrading Treatment of Two NationalsContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (7-13 June 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (31 May-6 June 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION India: Twitter Asked to Comply with New Information Technology Rules ACtHPR: New President and Vice-President Elected ECtHR: LGBT Groups’ Right to Peaceful Assembly Violated in Romania IACHR: Case on Mexico Referred to the IACtHR ECtHR: Applicants’ Appeal for Release from Compulsory Confinement Declared Invalid STL: Commencement of the Ayyash Trial Cancelled DueContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (31 May-6 June 2021)”

Weekly News Recap (24-30 May 2021)

INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE SECTION Sweden: Supreme Court Ruled that Posing with Dead Bodies during an Armed Conflict Constitutes a War Crime CJEU: Legal Action Against European Borders and Coast Guard Agency ECtHR: Applicants’ Right to Freedom of Expression Infringed in the United Kingdom and Sweden ECtHR: Applicant’s Plea Against his Conviction on Grounds of Violation ofContinue reading “Weekly News Recap (24-30 May 2021)”