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The Jewish community of Thessaloniki in Greece on Tuesday said it had sued Germany at the European Court of Human Rights, demanding compensation for a forced ransom paid to Nazi occupation forces.
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Ireland has been rocked by a series of official investigations in recent years that have lifted the lid on decades of sexual, physical and emotional abuse in institutions run by the Catholic Church.
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The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ruled against Monaco`s Princess Caroline von Hannover for her complaint against Germany on refusing to block further publication of her photo with husband on vacation.
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But the European Court of Human Rights found that their trial had been unfair and that their 2005 sentencing to a remote jail near the Arctic Circle was unjustified.
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The European Court of Human Rights said the sentences against Jeremy Bamber, Peter Moore and Douglas Vinter should include the possibility of review.
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The European Court of Human Rights on Tuesday ruled that Ukraine`s detention of former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko was unlawful, in a decision the opposition leader`s camp saw as a key step towards her release.
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Amid the row over the death of an Indian dentist in Ireland, the Irish govt has told the Council of Europe that any seriously ill woman who is pregnant and her request for a termination is refused, is entitled to a 2nd opinion.
Last Updated: Friday, November 30, 2012, 10:37
The husband of Savita Halappanavar will proceed with an application to the European Court of Human Rights.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 24, 2012, 12:05
Husband of Savita Halappanavar could go to the European Court of Human Rights unless there is a sworn public inquiry into his wife’s death.
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Yekaterina Samutsevich, a member of the anti-Putin punk group Pussy Riot, has lodged a complaint with the European Court of Human Rights.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 18:49
Convicted radical Islamic cleric Abu Hamza launched a last-minute appeal in a British court against extradition to the US.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 00:22
Terror suspects Abu Hamza al-Masri will now be extradited to US from UK after the approval granted by the European Court of Human Rights.
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