Case Law, Court of Human Rights, Yildrim v Turkey – Closing down of “Google Sites” breached Article 10

11 01 2013

Google-banned-373x360In the case of Yildrim v Turkey (Case No 3111/10) the Court of Human Rights decided that a Court order blocking access to “Google Sites” in Turkey was a violation of Article 10.  The measure was not “prescribed by law” because it was not reasonably foreseeable or in accordance with the rule of law.  The judgment is available only in French. Read the rest of this entry »