Romania: International child custody complaint leads to mum’s €16,000 human rights court award

The case concerned the interpretation of “grave risk” under international law in a child custody dispute.

Court: Italian government must provide temporary accommodation for Bosnian Roma family

The court has decided to apply an urgent measure. The applicants are three Bosnian citizens of Roma ethnicity who were living with their families in a settlement in Ponte Riccio (Giugliano). Two of them are mothers with 10 children altogether, who are minors aged between two and 16.

Court: Children detained in degrading conditions in Greek police stations

The case concerned the placement of nine migrants, unaccompanied minors, in different police stations in Greece, for periods ranging between 21 and 33 days.

Italy: Court support for crime risk Morocco deportation

The case concerned the Italian authorities’ refusal to renew the residence permit of Moroccan national Mohamed Narjis, who had lived in Italy for 20 years, on the grounds that he posed a danger to society, and his expulsion to Morocco.

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.