Article 8 - All Updates - ECHR-KS
Article 8 - Right to respect for private and family life
Cases selected for updating the Case-Law Guide.
C.P. and M.N. v. France, nos. 56513/17 and 56515/17
Refusal of the domestic courts to examine the action of the applicant, claiming to be the biological father of a child, aiming to challenge the legally established paternity with a view to establishing his own.
I.V. v. Estonia, no. 37031/21
Unsuccessful attempt by a Latvian national to obtain the annulment of an Estonian court decision by which his biological son was adopted by the husband of the mother.
Gurbanov v. Armenia, no. 7432/17
Elapse of thirty-eight days before repatriation of the body of the applicant’s son, an Azerbaijani soldier, following his death during a shooting incident at the Armenian-Azerbaijani border.
A.A.K. v. Türkiye, no. 56578/11
Placement of the applicant under guardianship, following a procedure which concluded that she suffered from a mental disorder hindering her legal capacity.
A and Others v. Italy, no. 17791/22
Alleged impossibility for a father, beneficiary of a witness protection programme, to exercise his visitation rights with his children. Applicability and merits.
Nepomnyashchiy and Others v. Russia, nos. 39954/09 and 3465/17
Domestic authorities’ failure to respond adequately to homophobic statements made by state officials against members of the LGBTI community. Applicability and merits.
Ghadamian v. Switzerland, no. 21768/19
Refusal to issue a residence permit to an elderly alien, resident for more than 50 years in Switzerland, albeit unlawfully since 2002, on account of an unenforced decision to expel him after his convictions for serious criminal offences.
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Alif Ahmadov and Others v. Azerbaijan, no. 22619/14
Order for the eviction of a family from their home and for its demolition on the ground that it was an unauthorised construction built on State-owned land.
UAB Kesko Senukai Lithuania v. Lithuania, no. 19162/19
Absence of ex post facto judicial review of the manner in which Competition Council officials carried out the inspection of the applicant company’s office.
Ghișoiu v. Romania (dec.), no. 40228/20
Allegations of isolated acts of domestic violence, in particular one-off occurrences involving a slap in a minor’s face perpetrated by a close family member.