Germany: Court rejects media image ban complaint

The case concerned the complaint by two media companies about a judicial order banning the publication of images in which the defendant in a criminal trial for murder could be identified.

Nils Muižnieks: Russia’s freedom of assembly laws need “ thorough revision”

“The Russian legislation on freedom of assembly has been made considerably more restrictive in recent years,” the Commissioner for Human Rights states in a new Memorandum published today.

Greece: Anti-torture committee criticises treatment of irregular migrants and continued detention of migrant children

The new report published today raises concerns over the situation in “hotspots” on the Aegean islands.

Video: Detention of migrant children is wrong

These videos set out the reasons why the organisation backs a move away from the detention of migrant children.

Court: Montenegro’s criminal investigation into Roma boat accident was ineffective

Judges ruled today that the criminal investigation into disappearance of Roma following boat accident was ineffective due to length of proceedings.