Human Rights

European Court of Human Rights Dismisses Free Speech Case Concerning Statements by Salafist Organization Leader (July 20, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On July 20, 2017, The European Court of Human Rights ruled in Belkacem v.

European Court of Human Rights Rules NGOs’ Defamation Case for Untrue Statements in a Private Letter Did Not Violate Freedom of Expression (June 27, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On June 27, 2017, the grand chamber of the European Court of Human Rights ruled in Medžlis Islamske Zajednice Brčko and

UN Human Rights Council Adopts Resolution to Send International Experts to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (June 23, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On June 23, 2017, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted a resolution directing the UN High C

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Releases Report on National Jurisprudence on Freedom of Expression (May 16, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On May 16, 2017, the Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights released a