Case Law, Strasbourg: Youth Initiative for Human Rights v. Serbia, Article 10 includes right of access to intelligence agency data – Dirk Voorhoof

9 07 2013

yihr-logoIn its judgment of 25 June 2013 in the case of Youth Initiative for Human Rights v. Serbia the European Court of Human Rights has recognised more explicitly than ever before the right of access to documents held by public authorities, based on Article 10 of the Convention (right to freedom of expression and information). The judgment also recognises the importance of NGOs acting in the public interest. Read the rest of this entry »