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  • Toby Collis

Turan and Others v Turkey and the Limits of Judicial Policy to Address Judicial Overload

January 18, 2022

By Toby Collis Should the European Court of Human Rights (‘ECtHR’ or ‘the Court’) dispose of a complaint by resorting to judicial policy reasoning to prevent judicial overload? A recent decision of the Court – Turan and Others v Turkey – handed down on 23 November 2021, brings this issue into sharp focus, not due […]

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The end of the Interlaken process: A (yet another) missed opportunity to guarantee the long-term future of the ECtHR?

April 29, 2020

This post was written by Stefanos Xenofontos, PhD Researcher at Birmingham Law School The Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH) has recently submitted its contribution to the evaluation of the Interlaken process for the reform and future of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR or ‘the Court’). Building upon its assessment in the 2015 […]