France: Convicted terrorist stripped of nationality seeks court backing in human rights complaint

A Moroccan-born terrorist, stripped of French nationality after being convicted of joining a conspiracy, wants European court confirmation that his human rights have been violated.

Azerbaijan: Three activists await court decisions

Three internationally-known human rights activists will find out later this week if Strasbourg judges back their complaints against Azerbaijan.

Bulgaria: Court ruling on ex-royal family complaint

Human rights judges have announced they will examine two property complaints lodged with the European court by the former King of Bulgaria and his sister.

Germany: Court rejects blogger’s Nazi Himmler free expression complaint

The case concerned Hans Burkhard Nix’s conviction for posting a picture on his blog in 2014 of the former SS chief Heinrich Himmler in SS uniform wearing a swastika armband.

United Kingdom: Court rejects application by parents of Alfie Evans

The applicants are the parents of Alfie Evans, born on 9 May 2016, who has been on ventilation in hospital after becoming seriously ill with a catastrophic and untreatable, progressive, neurodegenerative condition.