Article 9 - Freedom of thought, conscience and religion

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Ilyin and Others v. Ukraine, no. 74852/14


Refusal to register a religious community as a legal entity due to name being liable to mislead believers and the general public. 
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Aygün v. Belgium, no. 28336/12


Parents prohibited from burying their sons abroad during the criminal investigation into their killing. Applicability and merits.

Loste v. France, no. 59227/12


State’s positive obligations concerning observance of religious neutrality clause by foster family.

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