Case Law Summaries

One of the main assets of the RELIGARE Project is the collection of relevant court decisions related to the issues addressed by the project.
 

This page aims at providing summaries in English of important case law on the topics treated by RELIGARE and collected in the partners’ countries. This page is still under construction. It will be dynamic and updated during the course of the project.
 

 

> EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS <

 

+ ECHR, 02/02/2010, Sinan Isik v. Turkey, n°21924/05 – Article 9 ECHR: Indication of religion on identity cards is in breach of art. 9 ECHR 

 

> COURT OF JUSTICE OF THE EUROPEAN UNION <

Relevant Cases: 

Case C-268/99 Jany and Others v. Staatssecretaris van Justitie: The Court assessed whether prostitution could be categorised as a service under Community law. 

 

> NATIONAL COURT DECISIONS <

Germany:

+ Decision of the Higher Regional Court, Hamm, 27.01.2010, 2 WF 259/09: Compatibility between German order public and Islamic Talaq.

 

Decision of the Federal Labor Court of 24 February 2011: Invalidity of dismissal if other employment is possible.

 

France:

+ Administrative court of appeal of Lyon, 16.03.2010, n.07LY02583: War memorial – Christian cross on a funerary monument.

 

Italy:

+ Council of State, 06.04.2010, n.1911: Non-discriminatory effect of a pastoral visitation in public schools

 

> 1st Issue of the RELIGARE Summaries of Case Law - September 2010. Download the document by clicking on the attachment below:

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