Western and Central Europe

European Court of Human Rights Rules Negationist and Anti-Semitic Performances Not Protected (November 10, 2015)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On November 10, 2015, the European Court of Human rights ruled in M’Bala M

France and U.S. Sign Bilateral Agreement on the Establishment of a Compensation Fund for Holocaust Victims Deported from France (November 1, 2015)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

European Parliament Votes to Refuse Snowden Extradition (October 29, 2015)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On October 29, 2015, the European Parliament voted to approve a resolution calling on member states to “drop any criminal charges against Edward Snowden, grant him protection and consequently preve

Italian Court Rules that Same-Sex Marriages Cannot Be Registered in Italy (October 29, 2015)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On October 26, 2015, Italy’s highest administrative court (Court) ruled (judgment only avai

European Court of Human Rights Decides Safeguards Regarding Surveillance of a Detainee’s Consultations with His Lawyer Were Insufficient (October 27, 2015)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On October 27, 2015, the European Court of Human Rights (Court) ruled in R.E. v.

Court of Justice of the European Union Decides that the Exchange of Traditional Currencies for Virtual Currency is Exempt from VAT (October 22, 2015)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On October 22, 2015, the Court of Justice of the European Union (Court)

European Court of Human Rights Rules that Conviction for Expressing Controversial Views on Armenians Violated Freedom of Expression (October 15, 2015)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On October 15, 2015, the European Court of Human Rights ruled in Perinçek v.

Court of Justice of the European Union Orders Greece to Pay Fine for Delay in Implementing Waste Water Directive (October 15, 2015)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On October 15, 2015, the Court of Justice of the European Union (Court) order

Spanish Supreme Court Upholds Dismissal of Rwanda Genocide Case (October 7, 2015)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On October 7, 2015, the Spanish Supreme Court (Court) upheld a lower court’s decision to dismiss a case investigating the Rwandan genocide.

General Court of the European Union Rules ECB not Responsible for Private Losses in Greek Debt Restructuring (October 7, 2015)

Author: 
Catherina Valenzuela-Bock

On October 7, 2015, the General Court of the European Union (Court) issued