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21 May, 2019
 

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Displaying results 1-24 of 24 matches for query ECHR.

1. Cyprus scolded for unlawful detention

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-scolded-for-unlawful-detention

ECHR orders Cyprus to pay €30,000 in damages for the unlawful detention and degrading treatment of an Iranian national, mounting more pressure as MP's are debating a new asylum bill currently stuck under review...

2. Legislators in stalemate over asylum bill

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/legislators-in-stalemate-over-asylum-bill

Members of parliament are up in arms over an asylum bill amendment aimed at banning automatic deportations for refugees who file for protection out of fear of their life...

3. Israeli organ trafficker walks free in Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/israeli-organ-trafficker-walks-free-in-cyprus

An Israeli man convicted of international human organ trafficking walked free on Tuesday, after Russian authorities failed to challenge a Larnaca judge who dismissed an extradition request...

4. Attorney General speaks to Kathimerini

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/attorney-general-speaks-to-kathimerini

5. Turkey to pay damages in Guzelyurtlu case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-to-pay-damages-in-guzelyurtlu-case

The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights issued a final ruling in the Guzelyurtlu case against Turkey and Turkish Cypriot authorities in the north, holding both financially liable while clearing the Republic of Cyprus over lack of cooperation allegations...

6. Grand Chamber to rule in Guzelyurtlu case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/grand-chamber-to-rule-in-guzelyurtlu-case

The European Court of Hunan Rights will deliver a Grand Chamber judgment next week in the Guzelyurtlu case, with experts anticipating a more direct ruling this time...

7. Supreme Court meets amid allegations

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/supreme-court-meets-amid-allegations

The Supreme Court is scrambling to address bombshell allegations of bias and special interests, while the government says it does not want to interfere out of respect of separation of powers...

8. Attorney asked to prove bombshell allegations

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/attorney-asked-to-prove-bombshell-allegations

Attorney Nicos Clerides is being asked to show proof in writing of allegations he made last month regarding children of Supreme Court judges and special interests...

9. Explain this to an outsider

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/explain-this-to-an-outsider

Andreas Paraschos writes about the state of impunity in Cyprus, where private citizens, the media, and politicians all beat around the bush on issues of impunity that are spectacularly clear to outsiders...

10. Woman wins case against Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-wins-case-against-cyprus

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled against Cyprus in a case where a Vietnamese woman had complained about the conditions of her detention back in 2012, awarding €10,500 in total damages...

11. Outspoken attorney slams judge

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/outspoken-attorney-slams-judge

High-powered attorney Loukis Loucaides is calling on a Larnaca judge to step down, questioning her competence and accusing her of taking irregular steps when she handed him a four month suspended sentence...

12. Cyprus extradites Egyptian hijacker

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-extradites-egyptian-hijacker

The lawyer of Egyptian hijacker Mostafa Emam, who was extradited by Cyprus authorities after he withdrew his case with the European Court of Human Rights, says her client gave up after succumbing to pressure in a Nicosia prison...

13. Former judge points fingers at the establishment

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/former-judge-points-fingers-at-the-establishment

Former ECHR judge Loukis Loucaides says police abuse and corruption are part of a systemic problem in Cyprus that cannot change until those at the top who hold political office stand up and follow the letter of the law...

14. ECHR hands down mixed decision on Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/echr-hands-down-mixed-decision-on-cyprus

The European Court of Human Rights ruled on Tuesday that Cyprus did not violate the freedom of three men who were deported in 2011, while the decision criticised the Republic for denying them a speedy inquiry as to the legality of their detention...

15. Turkey cries foul over Loizidou case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-cries-foul-over-loizidou-case

Turkey says it will no longer attend the Committee of Ministers at the Council of Europe until the Titina Loizidou case file is officially closed, citing €1 million payment to her back in 2003...

16. ECHR rules against Cyprus in abuse complaint

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-found-guilty-of-abusing-man-in-custody

The Republic of Cyprus will have to pay €25,000 to a Canadian citizen, following a decision by the European Court of Human Rights that found he was abused while in police custody and authorities did not carry out an effective investigation into his complaint...

17. Turkey pays Greek Cypriot damages over property in north

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-pays-greek-cypriot-damages-relating-to-property-in-north

Turkey has paid, through the Council of Europe, a Greek Cypriot non – pecuniary damages, plus legal expenses, in addition to VAT in the order of €14,526.75 in line with a European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) judgment...

18. Greek Cypriot seeks immediate restoration of his property in north

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greek-cypriot-seeks-immediate-restoration-of-his-property-in-north

A Greek Cypriot has called on the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe to secure the immediate execution of a European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruling, relating to his property in the Turkish-held north...

19. Property owners turn to Strasbourg over IPC ineffectiveness

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/property-owners-turn-to-strasbourg-over-ipc-ineffectiveness

Greek Cypriots with property in Turkish-held in Famagusta and Kyrenia, call on the Council of Europe to look into their cases, due to the ineffectiveness of the immovable property commission (IPC) which has no jurisdiction in properties located inside “military areas”....

20. ECHR rules against Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/echr-rules-against-cyprus

The European Court of Human Rights upheld a complaint against Cyprus with four votes in favour and three against, where a Polish inmate accused the state of inhumane treatment....

21. Cyprus and Turkey before the Grand Chamber

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-and-turkey-before-the-grand-chamber

An unsolved murder case is going before the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights on Wednesday, with Cyprus and Turkey being accused of refusing to cooperate to solve the crime, despite both Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots carrying out separate investigations. ...

22. Cypriot justice fails to deliver

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-justice-fails-to-deliver

Former Attorney General Alecos Markides says the judicial system in the Republic of Cyprus has not adapted to the demands of the modern state, pointing out a number of failures from inexperienced judges to a lack of check and balances. ...

23. Property Commission in north deemed ineffective

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/property-commission-in-north-deemed-ineffective

This, according to legal experts, is tantamount to Ankara admitting the ineffectiveness of the IPC...

24. State attorney faces disciplinary action

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/state-attorney-faces-disciplinary-action

Attorney-General Costas Clerides gives the green light for disciplinary action against senior state attorney Eleni Loizidou, whose emails with Russian officials were hacked and made public, damaging the image of the Republic of Cyprus and raising multiple legal questions....

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