Case Law, Strasbourg: Haldimann v Switzerland, Court vindicates hidden camera’s role in watchdog journalism – Flutura Kusari and Nani Jansen

19 03 2015

ARCHITECTURE STOCKIn the case of Haldimann and Others v. Switzerland, published on 24 February 2015, the European Court of Human Rights (the “ECtHR”) backed the investigative methods of four Swiss journalists who had used hidden cameras to expose the malpractice of insurance brokers. Read the rest of this entry »





Case Law, Strasbourg: Conviction of journalist for reporting about sex abuses violated Article 10 – Flutura Kusari and Dirk Voorhoof

13 11 2014

Iceland-DVIn Erla Hlynsdottir v. Iceland (No. 2), an Icelandic journalist had been convicted for defamation after reporting that the director of a Christian rehabilitation centre and his wife had been involved in sex games with patients of the centre. Read the rest of this entry »