Article 9 - Freedom of thought, conscience and religion

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Executief van de Moslims van België and Others v. Belgium, nos. 16760/22 and 10 others

13/02/24

Obligation to stun animals prior to their ritual slaughter.
Judgment | Legal Summary


Sardar Babayev v. Azerbaijan, nos. 34015/17 and 26896/18

01/02/24

Conviction of a clergyman for preaching and conducting prayers solely based on ban on the conduct of religious rituals by persons who obtained their education abroad.
Judgment


Advisory opinion as to whether an individual may be denied authorisation to work as a security guard or officer on account of being close to or belonging to a religious movement [GC], no. P16-2023-001

14/12/23

Denial of authorisation to work as a security guard on account of being close to or belonging to a religious movement.
Advisory Opinion | Legal Summary


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