United Kingdom: Experts warn Jersey authorities over money laundering prosecutions and convictions

The Council of Europe’s Committee of Experts on the Evaluation of Anti-Money Laundering Measures and the Financing of Terrorism (or MONEYVAL) wants Jersey to increase the number of money-laundering convictions and confiscations.

Court: Judges set for judgements on sex assault human rights complaints against Poland and Romania

Tomorrow, judges will deliver their judgements on human rights complaints against Poland and Romania, arising from sexual assaults on young girls.

Spain: Judges reject complaint against court ban on Islamic headdress

The case concerned a lawyer (the applicant) who was asked by the president of a court to return to the area reserved for members of the public, on the ground that barristers appearing before the court could cover their heads only with the official cap (biretta).

United Kingdom: Court judgement spotlights immigration detention system

The case concerned a complaint about the system of immigration detention in the United Kingdom.

Thorbjørn Jagland warns against Europe’s pathways to populism

Faltering trust in state institutions and weaknesses in social cohesion strategies have left Europe vulnerable to the triple threats of extremism, nationalism and populism.