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Database of the ECtHR jurisprudence on prison issues

This database aims at facilitating the use of the ECtHR jurisprudence in support of appeals formed by detainees, their relatives...

ANNUAL REVIEW OF ECtHR JUDGMENTS – 2017

In 2017 the Court tackled two major topics related to the prison system. First, it delivered a pilot-judgment regarding the detention conditions in...

Annual review of ECtHR Judgments – 2016

Annual review of ECtHR Judgments – 2016

In 2016 the Court delivered several judgements of major importance regarding prisons. It identified a few “systemic problems”, namely: the...

L’article 6-1 de la CEDH et le droit de la prison

L’article 6-1 de la CEDH et le droit de la prison

Alors que la judiciarisation[1] signale la sortie de l’Etat administratif et la recherche d’une nouvelle forme démocratique[2], interroger le rôle...