Commentary: Russia’s Constitutional Court versus the European Court of Human Rights

On 9 December 2015 the Federation Council of the Russian legislature approved amendments to the Federal Law “On the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation", which for the first time in 17 years since Russia's ratification of the European Convention will allow Russia to legally ignore the decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. On 9 December the Federation Council of the Russian legislature approved amendments to the Federal Law “On the Constitutional Court of the Russian...
Modified: 09/12/2015
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