Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

Courts and Justice

George Floyd/Jury selection

Jury selection begins in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin over the May 25 killing of George Floyd. Chauvin is charged with ..

Published on: 8 March, 2021

France/Air France court hearing

The case is brought by family groups who argue that the investigation into Air France / Airbus should never have been dropped. The hearing will ..

Published on: 4 March, 2021

Digital rights in Bangladesh

A bail plea will be heard in Bangladeshi court for another activist and cartoonist Ahmed Kabir Kishore who had criticised the government for handling the ..

Published on: 3 March, 2021

Poland judicial review

The European Court of Justice rules in the case challenging the removal of judicial review for appointments to the Polish Supreme Court. An opinion in ..

Published on: 2 March, 2021


The Verdict in what German prosecutors say is the first criminal trial worldwide concerning torture by the Syrian government.

Published on: 24 February, 2021


Published on: 24 February, 2021

CAR/ Detention of the rebel commander

The detention comes with the Central African Republic again in turmoil. The central African Republic declared a 15-day state of emergency on January 21 as ..

Published on: 28 January, 2021