Bulgaria: Ex-Labour and Employment Policy Minister facing embezzlement charges suffered human rights breach

The case concerned a complaint lodged by Emilia Maslarova, who was minister from 2005 to 2009, about a failure to respect her right to be presumed innocent.

Germany: British bishop loses human rights appeal against Holocaust denial conviction

The complaint was brought by Richard Williamson, a British national who was born in 1940 and lives in Kent (the United Kingdom). He is a bishop and a former member of the Society of Saint Pius X.

United Kingdom: Judges throw out convicted paedophile’s complaint

The case concerned Charles Bernard O’Neill’s 2010 conviction for murder and several sexual assaults against vulnerable boys. He complained that the part of his trial which related to the sexual offences against children had not respected his right to be presumed innocent.

Cyprus and Turkey: Court judgement in triple murder human rights complaint

The case concerned the investigation into the killing of three Cypriot nationals of Turkish Cypriot origin in the Cypriot-Government controlled area of Cyprus in 2005. The killers fled back to the “Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus” (the “TRNC”).

Italy: Court grants interim measure in SeaWatch 3 vessel case

The ship has not been allowed to enter the harbour and the applicants complain that they are detained on board without legal basis, suffering inhuman and degrading treatment, with the risk of being returned to Libya without evaluation of their individual situation.