Tag: European Court of Human RIghts

Malta ordered to pay €500,000 to heirs over Valletta properties

The Human Rights Court found violations to the right to enjoyment of property and right to fair hearing in account of the excessive length of proceedings.

Turkey keeps businessman in jail despite European court release call

Kavala, who faces life in jail if convicted, denies the allegations. Fifteen other defendants are on trial along with Kavala, who is currently the only one in jail. Their trial was adjourned until Jan. 28.

Watch: What is the Constitution? – An interview with Judge Emeritus...

Newsbook.com.mt interviewed Judge Emeritus Giovanni Bonello regarding Malta’s Constitution.The interview was broadcasted love on 103fm during the programme Newsbook Hour.The Judge Emeritus served as...

European Court orders Maltese Government to pay Sliema tenant €14,000

The European Court for Human Rights has ordered Government to pay Victor Portanier €14,000, after the Court found that Government did not assume responsibility...

Watch: ‘The Constitution works as is – if it is respected’...

Laws which were found to be unconstitutional have remained valid and binding, despite being declared unconstitutional by the Constitutional Court, Judge Emeritus Giovanni Bonello...

Maltese judge becomes first in history to preside over ECHR

Madam Justice Schembri Orland has been chosen as the next European Court of Human Rights Judge.The Madam Schembri Orland is the first Maltese judge...

Updated: Chamber of Advocates and FTFEĠ pay tribute to late Chief...

The Chamber of Advocates have said that the death of Chief Justice Emeritus Prof. Giuseppe Mifsud Bonnici, is a loss of a ‘stalwart of...

Watch:’Malta voiced willingness to redistribute migrants’ – Conte

Malta was mentioned by Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte as one of seven countries who intend to redistribute the 47 migrants currently trapped at...

European Court condemns Italy in Amanda Knox calumny case

Amanda Knox, who spent years in an Italian jail for the murder of fellow student Meredith Kercher, a crime she was eventually cleared of,...

“Perfect laws in the hands of crooks” – Vanni Bonello

“Better poor laws in the hands of good people than perfect laws in the hands of crooks.” That was one of the reactions of...