Armenia: Former president Levon Ter-Petrosyan awaits human rights court judgement

Next week, a former president of Armenia will find out if Strasbourg judges back his human rights complaint against national authorities.

Video: An intercultural approach to policing

In this video, Ivana D’Alessandro argues for an intercultural approach to community policing.

Hungary: Policy brutality human rights violations lead to €10,000 award

The case concerned the applicant Zsolt Csonka’s allegation that he had been slapped, kicked and punched by the police when taken in for questioning about a theft of timber.

Romania: Roma family awarded €49,000 after police ethnic profiling human rights breaches

Police in Romania discriminated against a Roma family by using ethnic profiling to justify a raid on their home.

Court: Turkey wrong to detain former Constitutional Court judge after attempted coup

The applicant, Alparslan Altan, a former member of the Turkish Constitutional Court, is currently detained. and was today awarded 10,000 euros in respect of non-pecuniary damage