On 1 August 2013, the legislation allowing same-sex second-parent adoption in Austria will enter into force.
Laws banning ‘propaganda of homosexuality’ are incompatible with the European Convention on Human Rights and should be repealed, says European Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission)
In its judgment in Eweida and Others v. United Kingdom, issued on 15 January, the European Court of Human Rights affirmed that the right to act in accordance with one’s religion may be limited in order to protect others from discrimination based on sexual orientation.
Joint media release by International Commission of Jurists and ILGA-Europe
The European Court of Human Rights says that criminal conviction for distributing leaflets offensive to homosexuals was not contrary to freedom of expression
Today the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights delivered its judgement in a case of E.B. v France.
Today the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg delivered its judgment in the case of L. v. Lithuania.
Today the ECHR delivered its decision in the case of Bączkowski and Others v. Poland in which LGBT activists from Poland successfully challenged a ban on LGBT Pride march in Warsaw in 2005.
On 25 January 2005, the ECHR found Sweden guilty of violating Article 5 § 1 of the European Convention on HR for compulsory isolating an HIV positive person.