Article 7 - No punishment without law

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Yüksel Yalçınkaya v. Türkiye [GC], no. 15669/20


Conviction for membership of an armed terrorist organisation based decisively on the use of an encrypted messaging application.
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Kupinskyy v. Ukraine, no. 5084/18


Conversion, upon prisoner’s transfer, of a foreign reducible life sentence into an irreducible one due to unavailability of parole for life prisoners in his home State. Applicability and merits.
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Mørck Jensen v. Denmark, no. 60785/19


Conviction for breach of ban on entry and stay in a specific conflict zone, which was lifted at the time of the adjudication of the case following a change in the situation in that zone.
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