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CASE DATE:
Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015
STATE:
Germany
OUTCOME:
Violation of Article 6 - Right to a fair trial (Article 6-2 - Charged with a criminal offence)
  • SUBJECT MATTER:

    (Art. 6) Right to a fair trial (Art. 6-2) Charged with a criminal offence


    DETAIL:

    The applicant complained that statements made by the Regional Court in its judgment acquitting him amounted to a finding of guilt and had breached his right to a fair trial and the presumption of innocence as provided in Article 6 §§ 1 and 2 of the Convention.


    COURT:
    ECHR
    ARTICLE:
    6, 6-2

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