Bulgaria’s surveillance laws breach European human rights convention-ECHR

Bulgaria violates the European Convention of Human Rights when it comes to secret surveillance and retention and accessing of communication data, the European Court of Human Rights ruled on Tuesday. In a case brought by two Bulgarian lawyers and two rights protection non-profit organisations in 2012, an ECHR chamber found that Bulgarian legislation did not […]

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Country: Bulgaria
Source: TRT , Reuters





European Court of Human Rights dismisses suit seeking to blame Vatican for sexual abuse

The European Court of Human Rights on Tuesday dismissed a suit filed by sexual abuse survivors, ultimately ruling the Vatican cannot be sued in a local court because it is in an independent state. A group of 24 Belgian, French and Dutch survivors previously filed a lawsuit, alleging mistreatment at the hands of priests in […]

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Country: European Court of Human Rights
Source: Sputnik , TRT , NYDailyNews

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